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University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC)

Box 5220 Chicago View map
United States
#=231
Public
Very High
27,153
Yes
2,651
3,028

Overview

The University of Illinois is the state's best and most comprehensive public university. We are a family of three distinct campuses — Chicago, Springfield and Urbana-Champaign — serving the people of Illinois through a shared commitment to our missions of excellence in teaching, research, public service and economic development.Our campuses attract the nation's most talented students with hundreds of undergraduate, graduate and professional programs, many of them ranked among the best in the United States. We are also the state's largest educator. Right now nearly 70,000 students are enrolled at our campuses and thousands more take classes off campus and online.

The University of Illinois is a world leader in research and discovery. Our internationally renowned faculty win more federal research dollars than all other public Illinois universities and colleges combined, resulting in priceless new knowledge and life-changing breakthroughs in medicine, agriculture and technology.We are a university that belongs to the people of Illinois. Our faculty, staff and students share their knowledge and expertise and the resources of the University with citizens in every corner of the state through more than 700 public service and outreach programs.The University also has an impressive impact on the state's economy. Our very operation means billions in direct spending in Illinois and full-time employment for more than 23,000. And the increased earning power of hundreds of thousands of alumni living in Illinois results in additional tax revenue for our state.

University Highlights

Total students - 27,153

33%
67%

International students - 3,028

%
%

Total faculty staff - 2,651

171
2480

Total students - 27,153

33%
67%

International students - 3,028

Total faculty staff - 2,651

2480
171

Scholarships

Yes
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