University of Illinois Chicago

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The University of Illinois Chicago provides a hands-on learning experience in a supportive, diverse environment. Located in downtown Chicago, UIC offers you the opportunity to live, learn, and excel in the third-largest city in the US.

  • #40 Top Public SchoolsU.S. News & World Report, 2024
  • #82 National Universities (tie)U.S. News & World Report, 2024

International Undergraduate Programs

In collaboration with the University of Illinois Chicago, Shorelight has created a suite of programs that are both challenging and engaging, with the goal of providing a world-class support system, and a personalized experience for international students. Students will be placed in the appropriate program track based on their individual criteria. 

Important Dates

Fall 2024

Application Deadline

July 20, 2024

I-20 Transfer Deadline

August 15, 2024

Payment Deadline

July 31, 2024

Arrival & Mandatory Check-in Date

August 14, 2024

Shorelight Services

Our premium services are designed to support international students at every stage of their journey.

Find your best-fit program with expert guidance and helpful tools.
A streamlined admissions process and advisors to help along the way.
Get help with your F-1 student visa & arrival requirements.
On Campus
Be prepared with placement testing, move-in help, orientation, and more.
Customized curriculum, ESL courses, and advising tailored to your needs.
Develop your professional skills, get an internship, and launch your career.
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