Upcoming Deadlines

Applications and all supporting documents must be postmarked by the following dates.

Spring Semester 2017 Deadlines

Deadline Dates by Applicant Type
Applicant Type Deadline
Transfer October 17, 20162 
Honors College3 - Transfer January 1, 2017                                                 


Fall Semester 2016 Deadlines

Deadline Dates by Applicant Type
Applicant Type Deadline
First Year February 1, 2016
Early Action - First Year November 2, 2015
Transfer April 15, 20162 (Extended!)
Transfer - Nursing and Nutrition January 15, 2016
GPPA - Medicine December 1, 2015
GPPA (Except Medicine) February 1, 2016
Honors College3 - First Year February 1, 2016 (Priority) & March 1, 2016 (Final)
Honors College3 - Transfer July 1, 2016
Scholarship Priority - First Year 4 December 1, 2015


More information

1 Not all transfer programs are open for the Spring term. See the transfer guide for specific details on your intended major. 

2 ReadmissionSecond Bachelor's Degree and Nondegree applicants share the same deadlines as Transfer applicants. Online program deadlines may differ; please consult the program’s website for more information.

3 Honors College: Students who are interested in applying to the Honors College must first apply to UIC as an undergraduate. See Honors College for more information.

4 Scholarship Priority:  First-year applicants who apply by the Scholarship Priority deadline are likely to receive the fullest consideration for scholarships as part of the application review process. Please note, the deadline is a recommendation, and applicants who apply after the deadline may still be considered for scholarships. 

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