UIC’s top-ranked programs include engineering, business, architecture, design, education, health sciences, public health, and public affairs.
- UIC College of Business Administration
- Applied Health Sciences
- Architecture, Design, and the Arts
- Liberal Arts & Sciences
- Public Health
- Urban Planning and Public Affairs
Life in Chicago, Illinois
The third-largest city in the US, Chicago is known for its strong business economy, award-winning architecture, and world-class culture. The city is a higher education destination, with 250,000+ students at the city’s 50+ colleges.
Chartwells Higher Education Dining Services
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Application & Visa Help
We provide a full suite of support services & programs to our international applicants.
April 13, 2020
May 27, 2020
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Program Start Date
May 12, 2020
Tuition & Cost
Tuition, housing, dining, and other fees vary by degree program, campus location, and preferences. Shorelight Signature Student Experience services — including visa help and our Career Accelerator Program — are included with tuition.
Typical cost for two semesters
Typical housing fees for one academic year. See all housing options below.
Housing prices vary based on room choice, amenities, and program track. Student preference is taken into account, but preferred pick is not guaranteed.
How To Apply
We offer a streamlined application process for international students.
Complete your application
Our advisors walk you through everything you need – transcripts, English scores, passport & more.
Submit additional documentation
Once you receive a final admission letter, you will need to submit your I-20 request form, certification of finances, and other paperwork.
Apply for your F-1 student visa
Our staff guides you through the visa application process and helps you prepare for your visa interview, too.
Entry requirements vary by program track and graduate level. Please contact an advisor for more detail.