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Graduate College trip to the Art Institute of Chicago.
The UIC Graduate College organizes special events and workshops in addition to offering fellowships and providing administrative and other support services to graduate students. This photo is from a Graduate College trip to the Art Institute of Chicago.
Image of Research 1st Place, "The Phenotypic Plasticity of Pristimantis mutabilis", by Chun Chun Ng
The Image of Research is an annual exhibit competition to showcase graduate research at UIC. "The Phenotypic Plasticity of Pristimantis mutabilis" by Chun Chun Ng, Biomedical Visualization won First Place in the 2017 competition.
Image of Research Third Place Winner, "Surprise Symphony", by Michaela Tures
The Image of Research is an annual exhibit competition to showcase graduate research at UIC. "Surprise Symphony" by Michaela Tures, Graphic Design won Third Place in the 2017 competition.
Image of Research Honorable Mentioon, "Bee Pantaloons", by Andrew Raduski
The Image of Research is an annual exhibit competition to showcase graduate research at UIC. "Bee Pantaloons" by Andrew Raduski, Biological Sciences was a Finalist in the 2017 competition.
Image of Research Honorable Mentioon, "Under the Virtual Ice", by Arthur Nishimoto
The Image of Research is an annual exhibit competition to showcase graduate research at UIC. "Under the Virtual Ice" by Arthur Nishimoto, Computer Science was an Honorable Mention in the 2017 competition.

Education News

Posted: Oct 09, 2017

If you are a graduate student contemplating careers outside the professoriate, you can take several steps before graduation to prepare for that...

Posted: Oct 05, 2017

Justus H. Hunter provides tips for successfully surviving the dissertation process.

Posted: Sep 29, 2017

Most Ph.D.s in the natural sciences and engineering leave academe because of the difficult job market, not because they want to, right? Wrong,...

Posted: Sep 26, 2017

We Ph.D.s have more in common with industrial workers in the Rust Belt than we often realize, writes Michael Zimm.

Diversity Matters

Diversity Matters
The Graduate College Office for Recruitment and Diversity Affairs furthers UIC's commitment to a diverse and enriched educational environment. We offer professional development, fellowships, and other initiatives to recruit, retain, and ensure the success of underrepresented graduate students.

Fellowships & Awards

Venus flytrap in the Green Swamp of Supply, North Carolina. Photograph taken by Courtney Prokopas as part of her 2014 ICAH project in collaboration with Lori Felker, "Venus from Flames: Prescribed Burns and their Role in Preserving Venus Flytraps."
Posted: Mar 24, 2017
Venus flytrap in the Green Swamp of Supply, North Carolina. Photograph taken by Courtney Prokopas as part of her 2014 ICAH project in collaboration...
Posted: May 13, 2016
The Graduate College is pleased to announce the winning team for the 2016 Interdisciplinary Collaboration in the Arts and Humanities (ICAH) Award....
Posted: Feb 05, 2016
The Graduate College’s longest-running support for research by graduate students at UIC is the Provost’s Award for Graduate Research and the W.C. and...
Posted: Feb 05, 2016
The Dean's Scholar Fellowship is a one-year, non-renewable award presented by the Dean of the Graduate College in recognition of a student's...

Announcements & Updates

Funding
Posted: Dec 01, 2017

The Graduate College is pleased to announce the winners of the following fall competitions:

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Resources
Posted: Sep 05, 2017

The Office of the Dean of Students would like you to know about U & I Care's response to the the federal government's plan to rescind DACA (...

Resources
Posted: Jan 04, 2016

The Graduate College has purchased a subscription to The Versatile PhD, a largely online resource for graduate students and postdocs who may be...