Chancellor Communications

Campus Message 05.08.15

Dear Students, Faculty and Staff, Early this morning a tragic event occurred on campus. Sadly, a young woman has died in a terrible accident that occurred at one of our buildings. As a…

Congratulations, UIC Class of 2015!

Dear graduates, For some students the road to graduation has been long and winding, fraught with numerous obstacles. For others, it’s been short and straight, with hardly a bump. However you reached your…

Campus Message 05.04.15

Dear Colleagues, I hope you are looking forward as I am to welcoming our new incoming students to campus during the UIC Convocation. The Class of 2019 and I will begin our first…

Campus Message 04.30.15

University of Illinois President-designate Timothy L Killeen and Chancellor Michael D. Amiridis invite you to “A Conversation About Our Common Future” Town Hall Meeting with Urbana-Champaign Chancellor Phyllis M. Wise and Springfield Chancellor Susan…

Campus Message 03.30.15

Dear Students, Faculty and Staff, Public higher education, including the University of Illinois at Chicago, continues to be buffeted by economic challenges. Governor Rauner has articulated his budget priorities, and we could see…

Campus Message 03.25.15

Dear Students, Faculty and Staff, I write to introduce the search committee for the Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs and Provost at the University of Illinois at Chicago. The committee will be instrumental…

Campus Message 03.24.15

Dear Faculty and Staff, Last week, on the day I joined the UIC community, I sent a message expressing my pleasure at being named Chancellor and asking for your help in teaching me…

Campus Message 03.16.15

Dear students, faculty and staff: I am honored and humbled to join the UIC community. The reputation of this campus as one of the most ethnically rich and culturally diverse public universities in…