Promoting Sucess in STEM Graduate Education Scholars Program (PASSAGEs) Summer 2013
Congratulations to the recipients of the Summer 2013 PASSAGEs Scholars Award
Provost / Deiss Award
Congratulations to the recipients of the Spring 2013 Provost & Deiss Award.
Dean's Scholar Award 2013-2014
Congratulations to the recipients of the 2013-2014 Dean's Scholar Award.
Abraham Lincoln Fellowship 2013-2014
Congratulations to the recipients of the 2013-2014 Abraham Lincoln Fellowship:
UIC Graduate College Wins 2012-13 ETS/CGS Award
The Graduate College has been awarded the 2012 ETS/CGS Award for Promoting Success in Graduate Education: From Admissions through Completion. The award is competitive and is given to one graduate school/college annually.
IALHEA Diversity Dialogue and Research Forum: Building a Community of Scholars
We are pleased to announce the IALHEA Diversity Dialogue and Research Forum. It will showcase the scholarly work of underrepresented students from Illinois. The goals are to increase faculty student research collaborations; to improve mentor relationships between faculty and students of color; to increase persistence among African American, Latino, and other underrepresented students; and to improve research skills among these students. Registration Details.
Graduate Admissions Document Upload
Effective with applications for the Summer 2013 term, applicants and recommenders will be able to upload program-specific required documents (letters of recommendation, writing samples, personal statements, unofficial test scores, etc.). In addition, the Graduate Admissions Office will require applicants to upload copies of their unofficial transcripts (or mark sheets). Only applicants who have been admitted will be requested to submit official transcripts and related documents. See additional information.
Graduate Mentoring Award
Please join the Graduate College in congratulating the recipients of the 2013 Graduate Mentoring Awards:
- Arden Handler, Department of Community Health Sciences
- Norma A. Lopez-Reyna, Department of Special Education
- Leilah Lyons, Department of Computer Science
- Kara Morgan-Short, Department of Hispanic & Italian Studies
Graduate Mentoring Awards are designed to encourage and award excellence and innovation in all aspects of graduate mentoring. Each year the Graduate College will provide up to four awards of $2,000 each.
University Fellowships 2013-2014
Congratulations to the winners of the 2013-2014 University Fellowship. List of recipients
Fall 2012 Chancellor’s Graduate Research Fellowship
Congratulations to the recipients of the Fall 2012 Chancellor's Graduate Research Fellowship. List of recipients
Outstanding Thesis Award
Congratulations to the recipients of the 2012 Outstanding Thesis Award recipients. List of recipients
Provost / Deiss Award Fall 2012
Congratulations to the Provost & Deiss Award Winners
Graduate College Events & Workshops
View upcoming events and workshops
The Versatile PhD
The Graduate College has purchased a subscription to The Versatile PhD, a largely online resource for graduate students and postdocs who may be interested in non-academic careers. Further information.
Annual Doctoral Student Assessment Policy
Effective Fall 2013, the Graduate College requires programs to conduct an annual assessment of all of their doctoral students. Review the policy and minimum requirements here. Check back for periodic updates.
Policy on Conflicts of Interest in the Admissions Process
See information on the Graduate College policy on conflicts of interest in the admissions process.
Graduate College Emergency Grant Fund
The Graduate College has established an Emergency Grant to provide financial help to graduate students who may experience acute, unexpected problems that are of a short-term nature. Further information, including an application form may be found here.
Taxation of Graduate Assistant Tuition Waivers
FAQs on taxation of Graduate Assistantship Tuition Waivers may be found here. Waivers from GA appointments only, not TA or RA, are potentially taxed.
Portal for Students, my.uic
Students, please visit the UIC portal, my.uic.edu.