The University of Illinois Chicago is an acclaimed research institution dedicated to the discovery and distribution of knowledge. As one of the most ethnically and culturally diverse universities in the country, UIC’s welcoming environment gives you the chance to study, work and grow with classmates who will broaden your perspectives and worldview. UIC is committed to increasing access to education, employment, programs and services for all and maintaining a barrier-free environment for individuals with disabilities
UIC is Chicago's largest university and its only public Carnegie Research 1 institution. With 16 academic colleges, serving more than 33,000 undergraduate, graduate and professional students, the faculty and staff are dedicated to the success of every student, whichever discipline they pursue. UIC is recognized as one of the best public universities in the nation, located in the heart of Chicago; it is an integral part of the educational, technological and cultural fabric of one of the world’s greatest cities.