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

Info & Regulations

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Campus size (acres) 240
Students who have cars on campus 9%
Alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age Yes

Health & Safety

Basic student services offered

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nonremedial tutoring
women's center
placement service
day care
health service
health insurance

Campus safety and security services offered

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24-hour foot and vehicle patrols
Late night transport/escort service
24-hour emergency telephones
Lighted pathways/sidewalks
Student patrols
Controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc.)

Career

Career services offered

Details
on-campus job interviews
resume assistance
career/job search classes
alumni network
interview training

Computer Resources

Computers available for student use in

Details
residence halls
computer center/labs
library
student center

Library & Museum Information

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On-campus library Yes
Museums or special academic buildings on campus Jane Addams Hull-House Museum

Learning Disabled (LD) Students

Services for LD students

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Remedial math
Remedial English
Reading machines
Remedial reading
Tape recorders
Note-taking services
Oral tests
Learning center
Readers
Extended time for tests
Priority registration
Priority seating
Substitution of courses
Texts on tape
Typist/scribe
Exams on tape or computer
Other testing accommodations

Physically Disabled Students

title value
Accessibility of campus to physically disabled students N/A

Services for physically disabled students

Details
Note-taking services
Tape recorders
Special housing
Reader services
Talking books