Archived Chancellor Communications

Campus Message 07.27.16

  Dear Students and Colleagues, The University of Illinois at Chicago is committed to providing a welcoming, safe and inclusive campus environment for everyone. I am saddened and disturbed to report that on…

Campus Message 07.11.16

Dear Students and Colleagues, Over the past several weeks, we have witnessed events across the country that are at once, extraordinary, and too ordinary. We are deeply disturbed by the continued senseless violence resulting…

Campus Message 06.28.16

Dear Colleagues, Each fall we welcome thousands of prospective students, families, friends, alumni, and community members to UIC Open House. This year’s Open House will take place on Saturday, September 24, from 8…

Campus Message 06.06.16

I am pleased to announce that UIC and Shorelight Education have signed an agreement to create UIC International, an innovative partnership that supports the recruitment, preparation, and success of international students. UIC International…

Campus Message 06.06.16

Dear Colleagues, I hope you are already looking forward as I am to welcoming our new incoming students to campus in August. In order to promote the success and first year experience of…

Campus Message 05.26.16

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 05.20.16

Dear members of the UIC community, I write to you today to announce the retirement of Dr. Barbara Henley, Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs, effective Aug. 31. As the longest-serving vice chancellor at…

Campus Message 05.19.16

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 04.18.16

Dear Students, Faculty and Staff, The Strategic Priorities Committee, chaired by Michael Pagano, Dean of the College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs, and Dr. Robert Winn, Director of the Cancer Center and…

Campus Message 04.07.16

Dear Students, Faculty and Staff, Over the past year, I have articulated four strategic areas that will help us define the role and focus of an outstanding global research university. The Strategic Priorities…