The University of Illinois at Chicago was formed by the 1982 consolidation of two campuses: the University of Illinois at the Medical Center and the University of Illinois at Chicago Circle. As a leading institution in Illinois and in the nation, the school delivers an outstanding education in one of the nation's top cities. Programs are offered through the Colleges of Architecture and the Arts, Associated Health Professionals, Business Administration, Education, Engineering, Liberal Arts and Sciences, and Nursing; and the Jane Addams College of Social Work. The campus is a true reflection of Chicago: a myriad of races, economic backgrounds, interests and experiences. UIC offers an extensive network of co-op educational opportunities, cutting-edge academic programs in more than 90 majors and the benefits of being a Research I university, all at an affordable price. UIC is one of only three institutions in the country to offer all six health profession programs, with Guaranteed Professional Program Admissions providing an early gateway to these professions. Its 216-acre campus is located close to Chicago's business district.

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collegeType
Public
studentType
Coed
22,279
Undergraduates
10,427
Men - 46.8%
11,853
Women - 53.2%
11,597
Graduate Students
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Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
79% of 22,791 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
Yes
Regular Admission Deadline
February 1
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA
3.41
SAT Math
540-660 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
540-650 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
23-31 range of middle 50%
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Cost of Attendance
In-state: $35,678
Out-of-state: $50,028
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $14,178
Out-of-state: $28,528
Room and Board
$14,400
Average Percent of Need Met
54%
Average Freshman Award
$15,880
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$28,208
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Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
1,359
Regular Class Size (Students)
2-9
11%
10-19
27%
20-29
27%
30-39
7%
40-49
7%
50-99
10%
Over 100
10%
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Chicago Population
2,677,643
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Chicago
Freshman Housing Guarantee
College offers housing to students
Students in College Housing
12% of all students
Mascot
Sparky D. Dragon
Sororities
5% of women participate
Fraternities
4% of men participate
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Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
American Indian/Alaskan Native
0%
Asian
22.6%
Black/African-American
8%
Hispanic/Latino
38%
Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
3.2%
Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
0%
White
26.4%
Unknown
1.7%
International Students
6.6%
First-Year Students Returning
81.3%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
36.5%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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