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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.
Jillian Aurisano and Michael Lewis, computer science graduate students in the CAVE2™. CAVE2™ is the next-generation large-scale virtual-reality environment created in the Electronic Visualization Laboratory at UIC.
Physiology Laboratory at UIC
Graduate students Carlos Madrigal (MD) and Tammy Tamayo (MD/PhD) work with Dr. Jesus Garcia-Martinez in his lab in the Physiology Department. At UIC, graduate students have unsurpassed research opportunities across a wide spectrum of disciplines.
"Engraved in Stone: Desert Shamans of South America" by David Reid, Anthropology
The Image of Research is an annual exhibit competition to showcase graduate research at UIC. "Engraved in Stone: Desert Shamans of South America" by David Reid, Anthropology won first place in the 2015 competition.
The Image of Research is an annual exhibit competition to showcase graduate research at UIC. "Glacier Hopping" by Benjamin Alsip, Earth and Environmental Sciences, won second place in the 2015 competition.
The Graduate College participates in the Illinois African American and Latino Higher Education Alliance Dialogue and Research Forum to showcase the scholarly work of underrepresented students from Illinois.

Education News

Posted: Jul 14, 2016

One of the perks that still exist, at least in some parts of academe, is a slower pace of work during summer. For graduate students, it's often a...

Posted: Jul 11, 2016

How do you “follow your passion” when it is unclear or is seemingly unconnected with what you understand about work? Paula Di Rita Wishart...

Posted: Jul 07, 2016

You can love your field, your specialty area and academe, but sometimes they won't love you back, writes Christine Kelly.

Posted: Jul 06, 2016

Even if you haven't yet tackled your summer writing project, you still have plenty of time to make significant progress, writes Kerry Ann...

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

Posted: May 13, 2016
The Gradaute College is please 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...
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: Feb 01, 2016
Venus flytrap in the Green Swamp of Supply, North Carolina. Photograph taken by Courtney Prokopas as part of her 2014 ICAH project in collaboration...

Announcements & Updates

Funding
Posted: Jan 04, 2016

FAQs on taxation of Graduate Assistantship Tuition Waivers may be...

Funding
Posted: Jan 04, 2016

The Graduate College has established an Emergency Grant to...