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UIC Class of 2021


First year students - Find out how to submit your Intent to Enroll today!

Upcoming Deadlines

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

Spring Semester 2018 Deadlines

Deadline Dates by Application Type
Application Type Deadline
Transfer (on-campus programs2 October 16, 2017
Honors College3 - Transfer December 1, 2017 (Priority) & January 1, 2018 (Final)



Fall Semester 2017 Deadlines

Deadline Dates by Application Type
Application Type Deadline
First Year - Regular Decision January 31, 2017 --- petition for a late application
First Year - Early Action November 1, 2016
Transfer (on-campus programs2 May 1, 2017 --- petition for a late application
Transfer - Nursing and Nutrition January 15, 2017
GPPA - Medicine December 1, 2016
GPPA (Except Medicine) January 16, 2017
Honors College3 - First Year January 16, 2017 (Priority) & March 1, 2017 (Final)
Honors College3 - Transfer July 3, 2017
Scholarship Priority - First Year 4 December 1, 2016


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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