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The University of Illinois - Chicago

Instate Tuition (2013-2014)
Out-of-state Tuition (2013-2014)

UIC/UIllinois-Chicago Address

601 S Morgan
Chicago, IL 60607
General info:(312) 996-3000
Financial aid office:(312) 996-3126
Admissions office:(312) 996-4350University Homepage

Tuition + UIC/UIllinois-Chicago Housing (2013-2014)

Meals Per Week:21

Undergrad Application Fee: $50
Grad Application Fee:$60

Tuition Guarantee:Yes
Tuition Payment Plan:Yes
Campus Housing Capacity:3,718
Freshman Must Live on Campus: No

University Makeup (2013-2014)

# of Undergrads: 18,270
# of Grad students: 12,741
# of Part time: 25
Total Students: 31,011




American Indian



Pacific Islander




Financial Aid

68% First time, full time students receive federal aid and the average amount is $1,316

54% of students receive State/Local grants and the average amount is $4,568

65% receive instiutional grants and the average institutional award is $6,479

44% receive student loans and the average amount is $6,588Net Price CalculatorFinancial Aid Website
Public 4 year or above Institution
Research Universities (very high research activity)
Doctoral/Research Universities--Extensive

Special Programs

Dental Program
MD Medical Program
Pharmacy Program
Teacher Certifications

Admissions Requirements

Secondary School Record Required
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Required
Test Scores Required
Competencies N/A

Special Credits

HS College Credit: Yes
AP Credit: Yes
Life Experience Credit: No
Special Credits(other): No

Applicants Admitted

70% men vs 72% women admitted

Applicants vs Admissions (2013-2014)

Men Applicants:6,622
Women Applicants:7,981
Men Admitted:4,668
Women Admitted:5,759

Student Services

Library On Campus
Remedial Services
Counseling Services
Employment Services
Placement Services
Day Care On Campus


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