Important Dates

Whether you’re applying to University of Illinois Chicago or preparing for orientation, make sure you know the following important dates.

Academic English Fall 2021 Spring 2022 Summer 2022 Fall 2022
Application Deadline July 18, 2021 December 11, 2021  April 15, 2022 July 2, 2022
 I-20 Transfer Deadline August 11, 2021 December 18, 2021 May 4, 2022 August 1, 2022
Payment Deadline July 28, 2021 December 21, 2021 April 26, 2022 July 27, 2022
Move-In Date August 11, 2021 January 4, 2022 May 10, 2022 August 10, 2022
Academic English
Session II
Fall 2021 Spring 2022 Summer 2022 Fall 2022
Application Deadline September 15, 2021 December 11, 2021 N/A September 15, 2022
 I-20 Transfer Deadline September 29, 2021 December 18, 2021 N/A September 29, 2022
Payment Deadline September 29, 2021 December 21, 2021 N/A September 29, 2022
Move-In Date October 18, 2021 February 25, 2022 N/A October 18, 2022
Fall 2021 Spring 2022 Summer 2022 Fall 2022
Application Deadline August 1, 2021 December 11, 2021 April 15, 2022 July 20, 2022
 I-20 Transfer Deadline August 11, 2021 December 18, 2021 May 04, 2022 August 11, 2022
Payment Deadline July 28, 2021 December 22, 2021 April 25, 2022 July 28, 2022
Move-In Date August 11, 2021 January 4, 2022 May 10, 2022 August 11, 2022
Fall 2021 Spring 2022 Summer 2022s Fall 2022
Application Deadline April 1, 2021 September 1, 2021 February 15, 2022 April 1, 2022
 I-20 Transfer Deadline August 11, 2021 December 18, 2021 May 04, 2022 August 11, 2022
Payment Deadline July 28, 2021 December 22, 2021 April 25, 2022 July 28, 2022
Move-In Date August 11, 2021 January 4, 2022 May 10, 2022 August 11, 2022

Typical Costs

Costs outlined below are the average costs for two semesters and are subject to change. Tuition, housing, dining, and other fees vary by degree program, housing location, and preferences.

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Typical Cost for 2 semesters assuming Fall start. Undergraduate
Tuition $33,000
Housing $13,000
Dining $4,300
Health Insurance $2,000
Typical Total Cost $52,300

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Typical Cost for 2 semesters assuming Fall start. Graduate
Tuition $36,000
Housing $13,000
Dining $4,300
Health Insurance* $645
Typical Total Cost $53,945

*Health Insurance is required for one semester for graduate students

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