University of Illinois at Chicago

UIC
GREAT CITIES INSTITUTE multidisciplinary approach to urban problems

UIC

More than 1/3 of undergrads ARE MULTILINGUAL with 57 languages represented
NATIONALLY RECOGNIZED in health care education for dentistry, pharmacy, public health, and applied health sciences

33k+ STUDENTS in more than 260 PROGRAMS


Home to Chicago’s first and only public law school, THE UIC JOHN MARSHALL LAW SCHOOL
285,000

UIC has more than 285,000 alumni and more than 85% live and work in the Chicago area, contributing to the local economy and giving back to the community.

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33,500

For the sixth year in a row, UIC enrolled a record number of students, bringing our total enrollment to more than 33,500 – an increase of more than 20% since 2014.

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$383 million

UIC is Chicago’s only public research university. With $383 million in annual research expenditures, we are ranked among the top 45 public universities in the country by the National Science Foundation.

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HEALTHCARE


UIC has three blockbuster drugs on the market today, including an anti-HIV drug, a bladder cancer drug, and a vaccine against the shingles virus.
$40 Million+

Revenue generated from drug patents each year and reinvested into research

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START-UP & INNOVATION


$65 million

Translational research funding, in partnership with Deerfield Management

436patents

281active licenses

34active startups,
(17 in Illinois)

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