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Legislators end state’s record-setting budget impasse

Lawmakers ended the state’s record-setting budget stalemate July 6 by passing a spending plan that will provide full-year funding for the University of Illinois System for the current fiscal year. The resolution, which…

To our graduates

En Español Dear graduates, First and foremost, congratulations! I look forward to this time of year, as the spring brings vibrant colors to campus and a sense of renewal and optimism. But I…

UIC junior wins national honor for civic engagement

A University of Illinois at Chicago junior has been selected to receive a 2017 Newman Civic Fellowship by Campus Compact, a national nonprofit coalition of more than 1,000 colleges and universities. Alexis Smyser,…

"How do you grow a university in a state without a budget?”

Crain’s Chicago Business features “How do you grow a university in a state without a budget?,” an opinion piece by UIC Chancellor Michael Amiridis. The chancellor’s op-ed follows a Crain’s story last month focusing…

State of University of Illinois at Chicago

In a formal address describing the “State of the University of Illinois at Chicago” March 29, Chancellor Michael Amiridis showcased the achievements of UIC leaders, scholars and researchers over the past year and…

UIC leaders detail impact of budget impasse

As the state budget stalemate nears its two-year mark, university officials are preparing to make additional budget cuts while continuing to diversify revenue streams. “We have been holding our ground,” Chancellor Michael Amiridis…

U of I leaders sign letter supporting energy initiatives

University of Illinois President Tim Killeen, UIC Chancellor Michael Amiridis and UIUC Chancellor Robert Jones are among signatories from more than 170 colleges and universities on a letter that urges President Donald Trump…

Celebrating new Pilsen clinic

Nearly 100 university staff and community members gathered at the Pilsen Family Health Center Lower West Dec. 7 to celebrate the opening of UI Health’s second community-based clinic. UIC Chancellor Michael Amiridis opened the…

To our graduates

Dear graduates, It started as an ember as you arrived on campus. A spark inside of you was ignited to learn and experience new things during your time at UIC. Now, as you…

Giving Tuesday

This holiday season, the UIC community will have the opportunity to give current and future students an important gift. Giving Tuesday, which will take place Nov. 29, is designed to engage alumni, faculty…