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University of Illinois, Chicago

Overview
Type of school: Public institution
Year founded: 1965
Affiliation: None
Academic calendar: Semester
Undergraduate student body: 15,006
Environment: Urban
Endowment: $172,329,220
Admissions Address

601 S. Morgan M/C 102
Chicago, IL 60607

Website

http://www.uic.edu

Admissions E-mail

uicadmit@uic.edu


 

QuickFacts
Selectivity: More Selective
Send application by: January 15
Admissions Contact Information
Admissions director: Thomas E. Glenn
Admissions office telephone: (312) 996-4350
Fall 2008 Admissions Deadlines Regular decision
Send application by: January 15
Decision sent by:  
Accept offer by: May 1 (or within 2 weeks if notified thereafter)
Early decision
Not offered  
Early action
Not offered  
Application fee: $40
Is the fee refundable? No
Can fee be waived for students with financial need? Yes
Does school have a waiting list? Yes
Can admission be deferred? No
Accepted application formats:
Applications on floppy disks: No
Applications via E-mail: No
Electronic application:
 
http://www.uic.edu/depts/oar/applyonline  
Tuition deposit: None
Room deposit: $150 (Partially refundable)
Admissions Requirements
High school completion requirement: High school diploma is required and GED is accepted
General college-preparatory program: Required
Distribution of high school units required and/or recommended*
  Units Required Units Recommended
English 4 N/A
Mathematics 3 4
Science 3 N/A
Lab 3 N/A
Foreign language 2 4
Social studies 3 N/A
History N/A N/A
Academic electives 1 N/A
Total academic units 16 N/A


*One unit equals one year of study or its equivalent.
 

Campus visit: Recommended
Admissions interview: Neither required nor recommended
Off-campus interview: Not available
 
Does the college use SAT or ACT scores in admissions decisions for first-time, first-year applicants? Yes
SAT/ACT requirements: Either SAT or ACT required.
SAT/ACT scores must be received by: January 15
Tests accepted for Fall 2008 entering class: ACT without writing
SAT Subject Test scores must be received by: N/A
 
Open admission policy? No
What is the relative importance of specific academic factors in admission decisions?
Rigor of secondary school record: Important
 
Class rank: Very important
Academic GPA: Very important
Standardized test scores: Very important
Application essay: Very important
Recommendation: Considered
What is the relative importance of specific nonacademic factors in admission decisions?
Interview: Not considered
Extracurricular activities: Considered
Talent/ability: Considered
Character/personal qualities: Considered
First generation: Not considered
Alumni/ae relation: Not considered
Geographical residence: Not considered
State residency: Not considered
Religious affiliation/commitment: Not considered
Racial/ethnic status: Considered
Volunteer work: Not considered
Work experience: Not considered
Level of applicant's interest: Not considered
2006-2007 Admissions Statistics
Selectivity: More Selective
Overall acceptance rate: 58%
Early-decision acceptance rate: N/A
Early-action acceptance rate: N/A
Acceptance rate (excluding early-action and early-decision students): 58%
Total applicants: 13,000
Total acceptances: 7,559
Total freshman enrollment: 2,852
 
Proportion of freshman enrolled from early action and early decision: N/A
 
Proportion of freshman enrolled from early action and early decision is not available for graphing.


 

Male applicants: 5,615
Male acceptances: 3,062
Male freshman enrollment: 1,286
 
Female applicants: 7,385
Female acceptances: 4,497
Female freshman enrollment: 1,566
 
Students that applied here may also have applied to: N/A
 
Out-of-state freshmen: 3%
 
Qualified applicants offered a place on waiting list: 0
Applicants accepting a place on waiting list: 0
Students enrolled from waiting list: 0


 

2006-2007 Freshman Class Profile
Top 10 percent of high school class: 23%
Top 25 percent of high school class: 57%
Top 50 percent of high school class: 90%
 
First-year students submitting high school class standing: 100%
Average high school GPA: N/A
 
First-year students submitting GPA: N/A
 
First-year students submitting SAT scores: 10%
SAT scores (25/75 percentile):
Critical Reading: N/A
Math: N/A
Combined: N/A


 

Percent of first-time, first-year students enrolled in Fall 2006 with scores in each range:
  SAT Critical Reading SAT Math
700-800 N/A N/A
600-699 N/A N/A
500-599 N/A N/A
400-499 N/A N/A
300-399 N/A N/A
200-299 N/A N/A


 

First-year students submitting ACT scores: 97%
ACT scores (25/75 percentile):
English: 21 - 27
Math: 21 - 27
Composite: 21 - 26


 

Percent of first-time, first-year students enrolled in Fall 2006 with scores in each range:
  ACT Composite ACT English ACT Math
30-36 7.3% 12.8% 12.1%
24-29 42.7% 35.7% 43.9%
18-23 46.8% 43.7% 36.3%
12-17 3.2% 7.8% 7.7%
6-11 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
Below 6 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

 



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