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The University of Illinois at Chicago

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    Joining a network of more than 285,000 UIC proud alumni.

  • 192

    Medical Students
    Graduate Early

    Helping to meet the growing need for health care workers.

  • Top 10

    Best Value

    Illinois’ only University ranked ‘Best Value’ in the nation (#8)
    — Wall Street Journal

Undergraduate Applications Remain Open

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we are continuing to accept first-year and transfer applications for Fall 2020.  Considering staying closer to home this Fall?  Look no further than Illinois’ ‘Best Value’ University as named by the Wall Street Journal.

Student Spotlight

Although I do not know if there is a cure for every disease, I know we simply must work hard to find it.

Anis Barmada | '20Biological Sciences and Chemistry

Alumni Shoutout

You ought to be sure to celebrate this accomplishment because it is something you’re going to remember for the rest of your lives.

Ken Thomas | '13Honors College

Chicago's Public Research University

The University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC), in the heart of the city, provides an affordable and excellent education. Our world-class research benefits individuals and society. Sixteen colleges offer degrees that are valued by employers and will improve our world.

UIC includes a leading health sciences system.

Inclusive Community

UIC is one of the nation’s most ethnically and culturally rich college campuses in America.  Our welcoming environment and diverse student body deepen understanding and intellectual achievement.

Hundreds of on-campus organizations add to student engagement and student success.

Serve Others

All human advancement begins with an idea. Ideas change the world. And at UIC, ideas abound! Come join us. Come share your ideas.