Important Notice for Fall 2013 applicants
UIC has updated the admissions process to support online document submission. Students applying for Spring 2013 admissions please continue to follow the instructions on the subpage of the program to which you are applying.
Checking Application Status
Application materials submitted electronically and received before the deadline will not be acknowledged; the date and time of submission is contained in the email and it will be noted in your application file that the deadline was met. All UIC administrative offices and the CUPPA Hall building, including the Department of Urban Planning and Policy office, will close December 21, 2012 and re-open January 2, 2013. Please do not attempt to contact anyone in UPP to confirm receipt of your materials. Directions for completing your application are on this page
Applicants will be updated regarding the status of credentials received by February 1, 2013.
Because of the volume of applications received, the UPP Program cannot respond to individual inquiries regarding credentials. Please do not contact us about your application unless you receive an email from the UPP Program office (not UIC's Office of Admissions and Records) asking for additional information. Phone calls with requests for status updates will not be returned.
The department will regularly update applicants on the status of their application.
Institution Codes for Standardized Tests
UPP Codes for use on standardized tests (please note that there is no department code, please use the institution code below):
GRE -- 1851 GMAT -- 1929 TOEFL --1851
Please carefully check that you have used the correct UIC curriculum code on your application. Using a wrong code may delay review of application and acceptance into UIC. Students admitted as non-degree seeking will not be eligible for any financial assistance, including loan programs.
MUPP Curriculum Code: 20FS1786MUPP
PHD Curriculum Code: 20FS1785PHD
Non-Degree in UPP Curriculum Code: 20FS1786NDEG
Geospatial Analysis and Visualization Campus Certificate
Program code: 20FS5209NDEG (NDEG:Geospat Anlys (Cert) -UIC)
Major: 9994 (Campus Certificate Program)
Concentration: 5209 (Geospatial Analysis & Visual)