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Education Commencement 2023. Photos: Jenny Fontaine

UIC recertified as ‘Seal of Excelencia’ institution

University of Illinois Chicago (UIC) Chancellor Marie Lynn Miranda, Nikos Varelas, and Veronica Arreola visited D.C. this week to attend the Excelencia in Education conference and celebrate the recertification of UIC’s “Seal of Excelencia.”

Fall 2022 graduates


UIC’s 10-year comprehensive review and site visit by our institutional accreditor, the Higher Learning Commission (HLC), is scheduled for March 11 and 12, 2024.

Latrice Yates, '22, College of LAS

Inspiring grad: Latrice Yates

During her first few weeks at UIC, Latrice Yates found the support she needed to thrive on campus from UIC’s Student Success Units, so she made it her mission to pay it forward by dedicating her time to helping others leave their mark on campus ....

UIC alumnus Anis Barmada wins Soros Fellowship for New Americans

UIC alumnus Anis Barmada is among 30 scholars nationwide selected to receive the Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans, a merit-based fellowship that funds graduate or professional schools for immigrants and children of immigrants.

Student Success Open House

Student Success Open House Recap

On March 3, the Office of the Vice Provost for Undergraduate Affairs and Academic Programs held its first-ever Student Success Open House. Over 180 students joined us in the Student Services Building to…

2022 CHANCE Program Summer Applications Available

The UIC CHANCE  Program offers 5-week summer programs. Space is limited. Open to high school Sophomores, Juniors and graduating Seniors who are seriously interested in attending UIC and learning more about: • Engineering…

2022 Provost’s Excellence in Undergraduate Advising Award Winners

Dear students, faculty and staff, We are delighted to announce the 2022 Provost’s Excellence in Undergraduate Advising Award recipients. This award recognizes the excellence, commitment and dedication of professional advisors of undergraduate students at UIC.…

Student Success Innovation Fund: Request for Proposals

The Spring 2022 deadline to submit a proposal for the Student Success Innovation Fund is April 8, 2022. The Request for Proposals (RFP) webpage lays out the application process. The VPUAAP Student Success Innovation Fund supports…

Outstanding First-Year Seminar Instructor Award

We are pleased to announce the Outstanding First-Year Seminar Instructor Award, which has been created to honor UIC instructors who have demonstrated exemplary instruction and curriculum development in first-year seminars and have made…

UIC senior earns trip to Rhodes Scholar finals

University of Illinois Chicago senior Sonya Gupta reached the finalist stage for the Rhodes Scholarship, the highly regarded and selective award that covers all expenses for two or three years of study at the University of Oxford in England.

Fulbright HSI Leader 2021

UIC named 2021 HSI leader by Fulbright Program

The University of Illinois Chicago is among a select group of Hispanic-Serving Institutions recognized as a Fulbright HSI Leader by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs for its commitment to the Fulbright Program.

Congratulations Graduates!

The VPUAAP would like to congratulate the class of 2021 for their outstanding accomplishments. Below are a few members of the class of 2021 who have been highlighted for their success and involvement at…

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