Why Study at UIC
Did you know? 50+ languages are spoken on campus. No matter where you’re from, you’ll feel at home at the University of Illinois at Chicago.
Here are just some of the reasons why international students like you choose UIC.
Life in the fast-paced city
Looking for excitement? Chicago is the third-largest U.S. city, full of American culture, international food and professional opportunities.
UIC is the smart choice
UIC is the only public research university in the city. From the classroom to the lab, you’ll have every opportunity to learn, innovate and succeed.
Student life worth living
A modern campus in a thrilling city. Hundreds of student clubs and organizations. Convenient transportation around campus and Chicago.
This is UIC.
The best part about being in college in Chicago is living in the middle of the city! My dorm is right around the corner from Little Italy and Greektown. And Chinatown is almost walking distance from me.”
*Times Higher Education World University Rankings
***U.S. News & World Report