Visit Programs

Get to know UIC with these visit options.

UIC Preview

Select Days, Fall and Spring

UIC Preview is an opportunity to visit and hear from financial aid, housing and undergraduate colleges. This is a half-day program with campus and residence hall tours.

Register for UIC Preview

First Year Visit

Year Round

Admissions counselors provide an overview of UIC, admission requirements and financial planning for first-year students. The presentation is followed by a student-led campus tour. The program lasts approximately 2.5 hours.


Transfer Visit

Year Round

Admissions counselors provide an overview of UIC during the transfer visit program.Their presentation covers requirements, resources and helpful information about paying for college. Student-led campus tours take place after. The program lasts approximately 2.5 hours.

To schedule an individual appointment with an admissions counselor please call (312) 996-4350.


Departmental Visits

Customize your visit by joining specific colleges and departments—either alongside an Admissions tour, or as a standalone appointment.

Kinesiology and Nutrition

The Department of Kinesiology and Nutrition in the College of Applied Health Sciences offers several information sessions for prospective students throughout the year. To view dates of upcoming sessions, visit the kinesiology and nutrition events calendar. For more information call (312) 996-4600.


College of Architecture, Design, & the Arts

The UIC College of Architecture, Design, and the Arts (CADA) provides small group tours for students specifically interested in CADA programs on select Fridays. CADA Conversations (information session/tour) highlights the unique attributes of the college and offers an opportunity to see the relevant academic buildings, view student work, and ask any questions about the programs.

Individual and group visits may be coordinated before or after a UIC campus visit or Admissions program. If you have any specific questions about UIC's College of Architecture, Design, and the Arts, please email


College of Business Administration

Visit UIC's College of Business Administration to learn how we blend curriculum from six degree programs and eight minors with real-world experience in Chicago. Guests can request a one-on-one appointment or schedule a group information session.

Review Information Sessions

Request an appointment

College of Education

The best way to learn about our programs in the College of Education is by visiting our campus. We encourage students and their guests to attend the one of the daily Office of Admissions programs, and then meet with the College’s Director of Recruitment, Natalie Leoni. The College of Education office hours are Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and selected Saturday’s. Individual and group visits may be coordinated before or after a UIC Office Admissions program. To coordinate a College visit, please contact Natalie at

College of Engineering

Engineering's Undergraduate Student Affairs Office can be reached at (312) 996-3463 weekdays between the hours of 9 a.m.–4:30 p.m. Engineering recommends scheduling the visit before or after an Admissions program. Visits to specific departments in the College can be made by contacting one of the contacts listed on the College of Engineering Department Visits page.

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

UIC’s College of Liberal Arts and Sciences (LAS) has more than 40 majors and minors spanning the sciences, humanities, and social sciences. We also offer advising and support for 10 pre-health tracks. You can visit LAS in person by requesting a one-on-one appointment, or as part of a scheduled group information session.



College of Pharmacy

The College of Pharmacy Office of Student Affairs offers group and virtual information sessions for those interested in applying to the College of Pharmacy in the future. Individual advising appointments are also available. Topics include but aren't limited to admission requirements, application procedures, career opportunities and the interview process. If you have any questions about the College of Pharmacy, contact us at



College of Nursing

Nursing offers information sessions for their BSN, graduate entry, and other programs on select dates throughout the year. Additionally, nursing provides over-the-phone admissions counseling at (312) 996-7800.


School of Public Health

Public Health offers regular information sessions regarding their Bachelor’s program in Public Health. Students are also able to schedule individual appointments by contacting Melissa Tag at (312) 355-2536 or


College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs

CUPPA currently offers information sessions by appointment. Individual or group visits can be coordinated by contacting CUPPA's Assistant Dean for Undergraduate Affairs, Jaime Holland, or

Honors College / GPPA Sessions

The UIC Honors College fosters a community of academic excellence, connects students with premier faculty, and promotes civic engagement and leadership opportunities. Guaranteed Professional Program Admissions (GPPA) allows a limited number of first year students per year to be admitted to UIC with guaranteed admission to one of several professional degree programs. Students follow a specific curriculum and meet established performance criteria to maintain guaranteed admission. Join representatives from these selective programs to learn more about the benefits and requirements for admission to each.

This event is designed to follow the general UIC 101 Admissions Session and campus tour. It is recommended to register for both sessions.