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Graduate College trip to the Art Institute of Chicago.
The UIC Graduate College organizes special events and workshops in addition to offering fellowships and providing administrative and other support services to graduate students. This photo is from a Graduate College trip to the Art Institute of Chicago.
The Image of Research is an annual exhibit competition to showcase graduate research at UIC. "The Phenotypic Plasticity of Pristimantis mutabilis" by Chun Chun Ng, Biomedical Visualization won First Place in the 2017 competition.
Image of Research Third Place Winner, "Surprise Symphony", by Michaela Tures
The Image of Research is an annual exhibit competition to showcase graduate research at UIC. "Surprise Symphony" by Michaela Tures, Graphic Design won Third Place in the 2017 competition.
Image of Research Honorable Mentioon, "Bee Pantaloons", by Andrew Raduski
The Image of Research is an annual exhibit competition to showcase graduate research at UIC. "Bee Pantaloons" by Andrew Raduski, Biological Sciences was a Finalist in the 2017 competition.
The Image of Research is an annual exhibit competition to showcase graduate research at UIC. "Under the Virtual Ice" by Arthur Nishimoto, Computer Science was an Honorable Mention in the 2017 competition.

Education News

Posted: Aug 14, 2018

A member of the Hopi tribe (Robert Alexander, Archive Photos, Getty Images)
In 1938 a chemical engineer and amateur linguist named Benjamin...

Posted: Oct 09, 2017

If you are a graduate student contemplating careers outside the professoriate, you can take several steps before graduation to prepare for that...

Posted: Oct 05, 2017

Justus H. Hunter provides tips for successfully surviving the dissertation process.

Posted: Sep 29, 2017

Most Ph.D.s in the natural sciences and engineering leave academe because of the difficult job market, not because they want to, right? Wrong,...

Diversity Matters

Diversity Matters
The Graduate College Office for Recruitment and Diversity Affairs furthers UIC's commitment to a diverse and enriched educational environment. We offer professional development, fellowships, and other initiatives to recruit, retain, and ensure the success of underrepresented graduate students.

Fellowships & Awards

Posted: Sep 19, 2018
The Provost’s Graduate Research Award (named the Chancellor's Graduate Research Award prior to Spring 2018) has been revised in an effort to maximize...
Venus flytrap in the Green Swamp of Supply, North Carolina. Photograph taken by Courtney Prokopas as part of her 2014 ICAH project in collaboration with Lori Felker, "Venus from Flames: Prescribed Burns and their Role in Preserving Venus Flytraps."
Posted: Mar 24, 2017
Venus flytrap in the Green Swamp of Supply, North Carolina. Photograph taken by Courtney Prokopas as part of her 2014 ICAH project in collaboration...
Posted: May 13, 2016
The Graduate College is pleased to announce the winning team for the 2016 Interdisciplinary Collaboration in the Arts and Humanities (ICAH) Award....
Posted: Feb 05, 2016
The Graduate College’s longest-running support for research by graduate students at UIC is the Provost’s Award for Graduate Research and the W.C. and...

Announcements & Updates

Funding
Posted: Dec 01, 2017

The Graduate College is pleased to announce the winners of the following fall competitions:

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Resources
Posted: Sep 05, 2017

The Office of the Dean of Students would like you to know about U & I Care's response to the the federal government's plan to rescind DACA (...

General
Posted: Jan 11, 2017

We are pleased to announce that the 2017 Enrollment Management Reports...