Passport Chicago Frequently Asked Questions

Please review our FAQ for more information about Passport Chicago.

Can I meet you at the event?

All students participating in Passport Chicago events must meet at RMU and leave together as a group.

How much are the events?

As a RMU Chicago Campus student Passport Chicago events are free!

How do we get to the events?

Your CTA Ventra UPass will come in handy… many of the events are local and easily accessible by taking CTA buses and/or trains. For events that are out of city limits, transportation will be provided.

How do I find out if I’m selected to participate in an event?

Confirmation emails go out every Wednesday to those who sign-up for an event. The email will inform you if you were selected or if you are on a “waiting list” for that week’s event.

How did I end up on the waiting list?

Signing up for events are based on first come, first served. Availability is limited. Once the limit is reached, students will be placed on a waiting list in the order that they signed up. If a space becomes available (i.e. due to a cancellation) the next student on the wait list will be contact via email to see if they would like to participate.

Can I still attend an event if I don’t sign up?

In order to participate, you MUST sign up via the weekly email sign up form.

Can I bring non-RMU friends to the events?

Passport Chicago is only for RMU students attending the Chicago campus.

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