Archived Chancellor Communications

Campus Message 07.05.17

Dear Faculty, Staff, and Students, We are monitoring and closely evaluating the budget decisions in Springfield. As I write, the Illinois House of Representatives is tentatively scheduled to take up the Governor’s veto…

Campus Message 06.27.17

Dear Colleagues, Each fall the university hosts UIC Open House to welcome thousands of prospective students, families, friends, alumni, and community members to our campus. This year’s Open House will take place on…

Campus Message 06.13.17

Dear Colleagues: In March, Dr. Tyrone Forman, Associate Chancellor and Vice Provost for Diversity, announced that he would return to faculty to pursue his program of research on the nature and social consequences…

Campus Message 06.07.17

Dear Colleagues, It is my pleasure to announce the appointment of J. Rex Tolliver as the Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs, pending approval by the University of Illinois Board of Trustees. Rex has…

Campus Message 05.19.17

Dear Colleagues: Jim Schmidt, Director of Athletics, recently announced that he will retire from UIC on August 1, 2017, after 36 years of dedicated service building our athletic department. Jim is the longest…

Campus Message 05.17.17

Dear Faculty and Staff, In August of 2016, President Killeen appointed the University Alignment Implementation Team to make recommendations about moving certain organizational functions to the universities from the central university system. As a…

Campus Message 05.11.17

Dear Students, Faculty and Staff, The Chancellor’s Academic Professional Excellence (CAPE) Award, established in 1988, recognizes the demonstrated excellence of academic professional staff members and affirms our highest regard for the contributions of…

Campus Message 04.21.17

Dear Students, Faculty and Staff, This is a reminder that your participation is welcome in several upcoming events when a peer review team from the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) visits UIC on April…

Campus Message 04.18.17

Dear Students, Faculty and Staff, Last year, the UIC Master Plan Advisory Committee began the process of formulating a 10-year plan to help UIC “Escape Forward” through strategic development of campus facilities and…

Campus Message 04.13.17

Dear Students, Faculty and Staff, Every ten years the University of Illinois at Chicago is evaluated by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) to reaccredit our institution. I invite and encourage you to participate…