Undergraduates enrolling in UIC Global will live in housing that is within walking distance to UIC’s dining halls, classroom buildings, administrative offices and fitness facilities.

Graduate students enrolling through UIC Global can choose to live in UIC Global off-campus housing or locate their own housing near campus.

Visit UIC’s profile page on Shorelight.com for details about housing options for students who are enrolling in UIC Global.

UIC Housing Form

'Deposit ID' is the eight (8) digit number found on the third page of your conditional offer letter in the Payment Instruction Section. Be sure to include all zeros at the beginning of the number.

The UIC Global program seeks your feedback to place you in housing that is the best fit for your needs and lifestyle. Please submit this Housing Preference Form with the other forms sent with your Conditional Acceptance Packet. Please note that while housing is guaranteed, we cannot promise we will be able to match each student with their preferred housing option.

Please note housing for Fall is limited and your preference is not guaranteed. Students may need to move housing between the Fall and Spring semesters.

All UIC Global students are guaranteed housing as part of the program. Living in program housing will enhance your university experience and is required.

Housing Amenities: All housing options are fully furnished and include cable and WiFi access, in-building laundry, air conditioning, and kitchen access. 

To complete the form, put “1” next to your first choice for housing type. Put “2” next to your second choice for housing type. Put “3” next to your third choice for housing type. Please note if you do not complete and submit this form, you will be randomly assigned to housing.

To learn more about the housing options listed below, please visit our housing costs page.

Housing Options:
Please select your
first, second, and
third preferences
Option A: Single 4 Bedroom En Suite Bath
Option A: Single 4 Bedroom Private Bath
Option A: Single 4 Bedroom Shared Bath
Option B: Private Bedroom Private Bath
Option B: Private Bedroom Shared Bath
Option B: Shared Bedroom Shared Bath
Housing Bedding Bundle Options

Our Luxury Bedding Bundle includes superior quality bedding and bathroom essentials, room organization and decor, plus kitchen essentials ($800).

Our Premium Bedding Bundle includes high quality bedding and bathroom essentials, plus organizational items ($400).

Our complimentary Standard Bedding Bundle provides bedding and bath essentials for your first night on campus. Items may vary by campus.
Meal Plans are required for all UIC Global students. Please indicate your desired meal plan below.

Visit UIC’s profile page on Shorelight.com for details about the dining options available.

Standard Meal Plan – 2 Meals/Week
Deluxe Meal Plan – 5 Meals/Week
Superior Meal Plan – 7 Meals/Week
Career Premium
What Is Career Premium? 

As an add-on program to Shorelight’s Career Services, Premium enables students to take additional courses that lead to certificates, attend exclusive training workshops, and be matched with virtual internship opportunities.
Learn More about Career Premium Services HERE

Option A: I would like to enroll in the Career Premium Program: $2,000 one-time payment
Option B: I am not interested at this time: $0

The completion of this form is a condition of your acceptance.

You will be notified of your housing placement before arrival.

* Review the Terms and Conditions HERE for more information about this requirement.

Important Dates

Payment Deadline:

April 25, 2023

Move-in Date:

May 9, 2023