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AARCC News and Upcoming Events


11th Annual Ice Cream Social

ice cream social flyer

The 11th Annual Ice Cream Social, which is being held on Friday, August 28th from 2:00 - 4:00 PM in the Lecture Center Quad (Rain Location, SCE 302), is an event where you can learn about the Asian American resources on campus. You will also get to meet members of Asian American student organizations and learn more about their orgs and how to become a member. There will also be delicious ice cream provided, and a live DJ, at no cost for you!







The 2015-2016 Asian American Mentor Program Mentee Application is now live!

Click HERE to be linked to the Mentee Application. Please complete the application before

August 28, 2015 for priority consideration. 


The 2014-2015 Asian American Resource Book is now available!

Resource Book 2014-2015

This book contains information about campus resources, Asian and Asian American Studies classes, student organizations, scholarships, as well as Chicagoland associations that do work related to Asian Americans. Stop by the AARCC office and pick up your FREE copy, or you can view the pdf form through, http://aarcc.uic.edu/resourcebook.





AARCC 2014-15 Annual Report

Here's an overview of our accomplishments this past academic year in our 2014-15 Annual Report.

Learn how you can benefit from AANAPISI at UIC


The University of Illinois at Chicago is a federally-designated Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander-Serving Institution. The campus will receive close to $4 million dollars over the next five years from the U.S. Department of Education to support recruitment, retention and graduation of Asian American and Pacific Islander students and all UIC students.

See The UIC AANAPISI Initiative page for more information on the programs, scholarships, activities, and news related to UIC's AANAPISI Initiative.