Spring Semester 2021 Deadlines

Deadline Dates by Application Type
Application Type Deadline
First Year - Regular Decision October 1, 2020
Transfer (on-campus programs1,2) October 15, 2020
Transfer (online programs2) Varies, consult program's website
Honors College3

December 1, 2020

Fall Semester 2021 Deadlines

Deadline Dates by Application Type
Application Type Deadline
First Year - Regular Decision February 1, 2021
First Year - Early Action November 2, 2020
Transfer (on-campus programs2 April 1, 2021
Transfer (online programs2) Varies, consult program's website
Transfer - Nursing  January 15, 2021
GPPA  December 1, 2020
Honors College3 - First Year Deccember 1, 2020 (Priority) & February 1, 2021 (Final)
Honors College3 - Transfer May 3, 2021 (Priority) & June 1, 2021 (Final)
Business Scholars5  December 1, 2020 (Priority) & February 1, 2021 (Final)
Scholarship Priority - First Year 4 December 1, 2020

 

Footnotes

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

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. 

5Business Scholars: Please see the College of Business website for more information about the Business Scholars program.

View the Academic Calendar