AES - Who We Are

Kevin Browne
Vice Provost for Academic and Enrollment Services

phone 312-413-3471
fax 312-413-2192
kbrowne@uic.edu

Kevin Browne is the Vice Provost for Academic and Enrollment Services at UIC. Kevin works with campus leaders to develop and guide initiatives to enroll students who will thrive in UIC’s rich academic environment and diverse community of scholars. Kevin’s extensive domestic and international enrollment management experience has helped to shepherd the creation of UIC’s first strategic enrollment management plan as well as a comprehensive recruitment strategy.  Kevin provides leadership and direction to a team of professionals with a focus on outreach, recruitment, admissions and retention.

The areas of responsibility for the members of the AES Management Team are described below. Please contact any team member directly for information or assistance.

AES Management Team

Robert Dixon
Registrar
As UIC Registrar, Robert Dixon oversees student registration and records, transfer articulation and degree audit, medical immunization records, and classroom course scheduling.

Office of Registration and Records
phone 312-413-1878
Fax 312-413-9719
robd@uic.edu

Mary Fleming-Hughes
As Associate Director of the President’s Award Program (PAP), Mary Fleming-Hughes coordinates the review process for awarding eligible first year students the university’s prestigious President’s Scholar Award, and works with PAP students throughout their undergraduate degree programs to ensure that they benefit from the programmatic elements of the award and maintain their eligibility.

President's Award Program

Degree Progress Office
1245 SSB, MC 018
Phone 312-996-6421
Fax 312-413-3665
mfhughes@uic.edu

Patricia Inman
As Associate Director of the Degree Program Office, Pat Inman conducts research and provides data, reports, and analyses to support undergraduate recruitment and retention efforts. 

Degree Progress Office

Phone 312.996.6305
Fax 312-413-0037
pinman@uic.edu

Mike Kamowski
As Director of the Office of Student Systems Services, Mike Kamowski oversees a team of professionals that support the UIC campus administrative and college units, faculty, and students in their use of UI-Integrate/Banner and related student systems.

Office of Student Systems Services

phone 312-355-1201
fax 312-413-8261
mikek@uic.edu

Malinda Lorkovich
As Managing Director of Admissions, Malinda Lorkovich leads the first year, transfer, graduate and international admissions units. Under her direction, UIC admissions experts provide information and guidance to tens of thousands applicants yearly, and conduct individual, holistic reviews of applicants to determine admissions eligibility.

Office of Admissions

phone 312-996-4366
fax 312-413-7628
mlork@uic.edu

Alanna O’Connor
As Director of Operations, Alanna O’Connor oversees the team responsible for AES human resources, payroll, budget development, purchasing, facility planning and management and special events.

phone 312-413-3471
fax 312-413-2192
alanna@uic.edu

Cari Melby
As Communications Director, Cari Melby coordinates print and online marketing and publications to promote and showcase UIC to local, national and global audiences.

Phone 312-413-3464
Fax 312-996-2953
ccmelby@uic.edu

Oscar Rodriguez
As Director of Recruitment and Outreach, Oscar Rodriguez provides leadership to the campus’ outreach efforts, overseeing a team of recruiters who travel locally, nationally and internationally to share information about UIC with prospective students. The unit hosts thousands of visitors on campus each year during Daily Tours and Information Sessions, Campus Preview Days, and the Annual Fall Open House.

Phone 312-996-7928
Fax 312-575-7818
axarodr@uic.edu

Kevin Shalla
As Director of Information and Technical Services, Kevin Shalla directs technical experts who provide support to the AES staff and facilities, oversees AES unit website development and maintenance, and manages the production of enrollment reports.

Phone 312-996-1231
Fax 312-996-2953
kshalla@uic.edu