Monthly archives: August, 2015

Campus Message 08.31.15

Dear Students, Faculty, and Staff,

I have the privilege of reaffirming the University’s commitment to equal opportunity and nondiscrimination, consistent with University policy, federal and state law. Read more…


Campus Message 08.26.15

Dear Colleagues,

As we approach the conclusion of the search process for the Vice Chancellor for Health Affairs, we invite you to attend the candidate forum for each of the five finalists for this very important leadership position. Read more…


Mayor Emanuel, City Colleges of Chicago and University of Illinois at Chicago announce new tuition award

Mayor Rahm Emanuel, University of Illinois at Chicago Chancellor Michael Amiridis and City Colleges Chancellor Cheryl Hyman today announced a new tuition award that will enable Chicago Public Schools (CPS) graduates to pursue further education at significantly lower costs through eligibility for the new UIC Star Scholar Award, a UIC-funded education award, for two years. This new program will allow hard-working students $2,500 per year in additional tuition per year for two years support to access a bachelor’s degree from the University of Illinois at Chicago following graduation from City Colleges. Read more…


Campus Message 08.24.15

Dear Students, Faculty, and Staff,

I hope you have enjoyed a productive and relaxing summer. As we prepare to begin a new academic year, I am thrilled to welcome everyone back to UIC and offer my congratulations to our new and transfer students, as well as our new faculty members – you all have made a great choice in UIC! Read more…