Applications for Fall 2014
The department offices are closed from December 23 to January 2. Applications that have been submitted online prior to the January 1 deadline are considered to have met the deadline. We recognize that there is a delay in submitting other required documents after the online application is submitted. Please submit them as soon as possible. You will be updated on the progress of your application by January 15. (Instructions for document upload can be found on this page.)
Please do not contact us for a routine update. If you have a specific problem that you are unable to resolve email firstname.lastname@example.org. Questions will be answered in the order in which they are received; the volume of email is typically large, so please be patient.
Materials required for application
Please check on the page of the individual program for a list of materials required to complete your application. In addition, please submit the required Admissions Review Cover Sheet. If applying for merit-based financial assistance from the department, you are required to submit the Application for Graduate Appointment.
Online application and submission of credentials
Please check this page for all details pertaining to application requirements, submitting the online application and supplemental credentials. Please note that when you file the online application, there will be a 3-5 day delay before supplemental credentials can be uploaded. If the online application is filed by the deadline date, your application will be considered. Please submit all other credentials as soon as possible.
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. Directions for checking the status of your application are on this page.
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)