University of Illinois--Chicago

UICs mission is to create knowledge that transforms our views of the world & through sharing & application, transforms the world; to provide a wide range of students with the educational opportunity only a leading research university can offer; to address the challenges & opportunities facing not only Chicago, but all Great Cities of the 21st century, as expressed by our Great Cities Commitment; to foster scholarship & practices that reflect & respond to the increasing diversity of the US in a rapidly globalizing world; to train professionals in a wide range of public service disciplines, serving Illinois as the principal educator of health service professionals & as a major healthcare provider to underserved communities.

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School Details

school_type year_founded religious_affiliation academic_calendar year_2016_endowment address telephone
Public, Coed 1965 N/A Semester $318.3 million 601 S. Morgan M/C 102, Chicago, IL 60607 (312) 996-7000
overall score total score state city online paying global
41 100.0 Illinois Chicago 35 26 108

Tuition & Expenses

Title Value
Room and board $10,882 (2017-18)


Title Value
Average need-based scholarship or grant award (freshmen) $13,805
Students who received need-based scholarship or grant aid (freshmen) 67%
Average non-need-based scholarship or grant award (freshmen) $6,327
Average non-need-based athletic scholarship or grant award (freshmen) $21,627

Financial Aid

Title Value
Used GI Bill benefits to partially or fully finance tuition and fees 1%
Average total indebtedness of 2016 graduating class $24,794
Graduating students who have borrowed (any loan type, 2016) 62%


Title Value
Average need-based self-help aid award (freshmen) $3,600
Students who received need-based self-help aid (freshmen) 59%