blog postsDiscounted Divvy Bike Membership for UIC studentsJul 22, 2014 11:00 am1080 views Did you know that there is a Divvy membership discount for UIC students, faculty, and staff? Check out the UIC Office of Sustainability website to find out how to get $20 (student) or $10 (faculty and staff) off a Pedal membership with Divvy. More information about Divvy bike share can be found here. Fulbright, Rhodes, Gates Cambridge and Other Fellowship and Scholarship Updates – Now's the perfect time to start the application process!Jun 12, 2019 3:45 pm1056 views Free GRE/DAT/MCAT Prep – Application Due: March 15Mar 7, 2019 2:00 pm888 views Join Chicago Hyperloop!Nov 20, 2019 1:45 pm693 views OSSP: Fulbright Week!Apr 13, 2016 5:45 pm574 views Fulbright Week! Join the Office of Special Scholarship Programs for a week of informative Fulbright sessions. Fulbright offers students the opportunity to study/research or teach English abroad. Students at all levels can attend any session. Fulbright Student Award Information SessionMonday, April 11th, 12pm-1 in UH 850 Fulbright English Teaching Assistantships Information SessionTuesday, April 12th, 12pm-1, in UH 850 Panel of Past Fulbright Winners, Q & A sessionWednesday, April 13th, 12pm-1 in UH 2550 (UPDATE) Thursday, April 14th, 4pm-5 in BH 114Fulbright Student Award Graduate College Can't make it to any of the sessions? No Worries! Just contact email@example.com for help with your Fulbright application!Fall U-PASS opt-outAug 24, 2020 2:15 pm543 views Study Abroad in the Caribbean this summer! (Applications now open)Mar 9, 2020 2:45 pm467 views SFP Lecture with Dr. Leila Amiri (11/1)Oct 28, 2019 2:30 pm444 views Service Learning Trip to Cusco, Peru in January 2020 (Register now!)Dec 16, 2019 3:45 pm441 views Apply to be an Orientation Leader for Summer 2019 – Application Deadline: Jan 25Jan 17, 2019 2:30 pm434 views Volunteering Opportunity! (5/31)May 25, 2020 3:15 pm429 views Now Hiring: UIC College Outreach Representatives for Prospective Students – Apply by March 1Feb 1, 2019 2:00 pm407 views Sign Up for Leadership Programs this Fall!Aug 6, 2019 3:15 pm404 views Apply for an Alternative Spring Break Winter Trip! (Apply by 11/8)Oct 28, 2019 2:30 pm404 views Free Honors Capstone Poster Printing for the UICSRFMar 10, 2017 9:15 am403 views Student Affairs Scholarships – Applications Deadline: Jan 1Dec 20, 2018 3:30 pm383 views My UIC Language Story: Share Your Story of Understanding/Learning/Speaking a Language!Nov 18, 2020 1:30 pm369 views Free Mental Health First Aid Training – Feb 23, March 9, April 6 & 20Feb 19, 2019 1:45 pm366 views Become a tutor with Port Academic Center! (Applications open)Dec 2, 2019 2:15 pm358 views UIC's Summer Research Opportunities Program – Application Deadline: Feb 2Jan 18, 2018 2:00 pm357 views College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Dean Advisory Board, Apply by Sun. 2/14Feb 12, 2016 8:30 am357 views LAS Students: Be the voice of your fellow students and take an active role in your college! The Dean’s Student Advisory Board provides a student voice to the Dean on all issues affecting your experiences within LAS. The board is open to all undergraduate students in LAS and represents the diversity of our student body. Applications are encouraged from students in all majors, from students in all years, from transfer students, from commuter students, as well as from students who live on campus. The group typically meets two or three times per semester to discuss specific topics of interest. Members of the group have also served as ambassadors of the College at a variety of events (new student welcome reception, meeting of the LAS Board of Visitors, etc.) If you are interested, fill out the application by Sunday, February 14, 2016. You will be asked to log in with your UIC netID and password. Visit go.uic.edu/LASboard to begin.Applications are open for UIC Orientation Leaders!Dec 9, 2019 3:00 pm343 views Attend the UIC Student Research Forum, Tues. 4/12Apr 11, 2016 5:00 am342 views Are you interested in seeing undergraduate research? Unsure what to do for your Capstone project and want to see examples from other students? Stop by the Student Research Forum next week! Tuesday, April 12, 20161:00pm - 3:30pm UIC Forum 725 West Roosevelt Road The Student Research Forum represents one of the finest student-run activities at UIC. It is one of the few student activities that is academic in nature and includes the entire student body; undergraduate, graduate and professional. The Forum provides a venue for students at UIC to present their scholarly efforts and is an event in which the campus celebrates the wealth of research across all disciplines carried out by the dedicated students of this campus. Students from all disciplines (Arts, Business, Computer Science, Engineering, Humanities, Life Sciences, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Social Sciences, among others) are invited to present their work one-on-one to Forum attendees and judges during a high-energy 3-hour session, followed by an awards ceremony. Monetary awards will be given in various categories. Research presentations are accompanied by a poster or other visual display that captures the spirit of the research work and/or highlights key features of the project. If you have a disability and need an accommodation in order to participate in this event, please call (312) 413-0075 at least one week prior to the event. For more information, visit: http://research.uic.edu/srf Register to present at the 2016 Student Research Forum! Deadline Mon. 3/21Mar 14, 2016 6:15 pm335 views Interested in presenting your Capstone project or other research at the UIC Student Research Forum? The deadline for registering for the 2016 Student Research Forum is 9:00 a.m. on Monday, March 21. Registrations are taken on a first come, first served basis until all slots are filled. Please note that this may mean we will run out of space prior to the March 21 deadline so we encourage you to submit as soon as possible. To participate in the event, you will need to submit a 300-word abstract. Further details on the event and specific instructions for participation are provided on the SRF website. http://research.uic.edu/srf Event logistics are as follows: UIC Student Research ForumThursday, April 12, 20161:00 pm - 5:00 pmUIC Forum, 725 W. Roosevelt Rd. Sponsored by: The Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, the Vice Provost for Undergraduate Affairs, the Graduate College, the Honors College, the University Library, and the Alumni Association. Questions? Contact SRF organizers here: http://research.uic.edu/srf/contact_us Be a health research volunteer! Newly launched UI Health Research Registry makes volunteering even easierJun 8, 2021 1:30 pm333 views Nominations for the Chancellor’s Student Service and Leadership Awards Due Fri. 2/13Feb 11, 2015 4:15 pm317 views Nominations are now being accepted for the 43rd Annual Chancellor's Student Service and Leadership Awards (CSSLA)! **** The CSSLA program recognizes exceptional students who, while maintaining high academic achievement, demonstrate a commitment to leadership and volunteerism. Please consider nominating outstanding students you know who have given their time and talents to campus or community service. **** The nomination deadline is Friday, Feb. 13, at 5pm. Nominations can be submitted by UIC students, staff or faculty by visiting: http://www.vcsaweb.uic.edu/csslanoms/ **** Awards will be presented to chosen recipients at the 43rd Annual CSSLA program, scheduled for the evening of Thursday, April 9, 2015, in the Illinois Room of SCE. Presented awards will include: the Chancellor's Student Service Award, the Eugertha Bates Memorial Award, and the President's Volunteer Service Award. Visit www.sldvs.uic.edu or contact Casey Lowman at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.Are you interested in study/research or teaching abroad?Apr 20, 2020 2:30 pm313 views UIC SAB presents UIC Homecoming 2016Feb 12, 2016 9:30 am298 views The UIC Student Activities Board (SAB) proudly presents UIC Flames Homecoming 2016, February 13 - February 20. As homecoming week approaches, we hope to spread school spirit throughout our campus. For more information about events taking place during Homecoming week, please visit http://go.uic.edu/UICHoCo. Visit SAB on social media!Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/uicsab Twitter and Instagram: @UIC_SAB The Student Activities Board is sponsored by the Center for Student Involvement, a department of the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs. Engaging students for success, from orientation through graduation.Chancellor’s Student Service and Leadership Awards (CSSLA), Nominations Due 3/10Feb 7, 2014 4:45 pm294 views The CSSLA program has recognized outstanding student leaders and student volunteers who, while maintaining high academic achievement, demonstrate a commitment to the UIC community through participation in student organizations and campus activities and throughout the greater Chicagoland area through active service and community engagement. 2014 Nominations are now open and will close on March 10, 2014. Visit the website to learn more: http://www.uic.edu/depts/sldvs/recognition.shtml Students may be nominated for the following awards, presented each year at the CSSLA program: The Chancellor’s Student Service Award (CSSA) The Eugertha Bates Memorial Award The President’s Volunteer Service Award Campus Programs Annual Awards Annual Awards of the University of Illinois Alumni Association. Passport Caravan: Free Passports for UIC Undergraduate Students – Apply by 11/1Oct 31, 2017 2:15 pm278 views Helping Hands Seeks Executive Board Members – Application Deadline: August 11Aug 8, 2018 3:15 pm273 views 2019 UIC Impact and Research Day – Registration Deadline: April 1Mar 28, 2019 3:45 pm271 views Apply to be an RA or PM in Campus Housing for 2017-18, Deadline 1/22Jan 9, 2017 8:00 am259 views Interested in Applying to be an RA or PM for 2017-2018? Are you looking for a unique, challenging, and fun leadership opportunity for the 2017-2018 academic year? APPLY to be a Resident Assistant (RA) or a Peer Mentor (PM) for Campus Housing! RAs and PMs serve as resources, community builders, administrators, role models, and peer educators for our residents. As members of a residence hall staff, RAs and PMs work collaboratively with other departmental staff to create an educational advantage. RAs are responsible for building and facilitating a positive and strong communities. PMs seek to help residents develop strong study skills and academic communities. *Applications are now live!* To learn more, attend an upcoming Info Session: Wednesday, January 11-JST Event Center (South Campus) at 7:00 PM Thursday, January 12-SCE 605 (East Campus) at 7:00 PM Wednesday, January 18-SCE 605 (East Campus) at 7:00 PM Thursday, January 19-JST Training Room (South Campus) at 7:00 PM Applicants must attend ONE information session in order to participate in the interview process. *Applications are due at 11:59 PM on Sunday, January 22, 2017!* For more information and to apply, please visit: https://www.housing.uic.edu/jobs/CALL FOR PROPOSALS! Women, Gender and Sexuality in the Middle East and North Africa Spring Symposium (Applications due January 31, 2020)Jan 27, 2020 2:15 pm259 views Apply to be an Orientation Leader for Summer 2018 – Application Deadline: Feb 11Feb 8, 2018 2:15 pm258 views Present your research at the Psychology Department's 2020 Cross Program Conference on Thursday, March 12th! (Now accepting applications)Feb 26, 2020 1:30 pm258 views Chancellor's Undergraduate Research Awards (CURA) available for Fall and Spring 2018-2019Jul 25, 2018 3:45 pm251 views Student Activities Funding Committee (SAFC) 2017-2018 Member Recruitment - Applications due Fri. 4/28Apr 26, 2017 2:45 pm246 views Apply to be a Summer 2015 Orientation Leader, Due Fri. 11/ 7Nov 5, 2014 2:30 pm246 views Summer housing + Food + Pay = Orientation Leader (AKA "Best Summer Ever”) Student Orientation Leader Applications available on 10/20 Interested in developing as a leader, learning new transferable skill sets all while welcoming new UIC students and guests? If so, apply to become a Student Orientation Leader! Applications available online via orientation.uic.edu on 10/20/14. Deadline is 11/7/14. Questions – Jodi, email@example.comApply to be a TEDx at UIC Audience MemberMar 14, 2014 1:45 pm244 views Apply to be a TEDx audience member for the April 18 event! Check www.tedxatuic.com for more information about the event and for the application. Apply early, only 100 people will be picked! Dinner is included in the ticket purchase. Email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions! Good luck! "Feeling Good Fridays" Online Workshop Series (Every Friday in April)Apr 29, 2020 2:00 pm227 views Urban Public Policy Fellowship (UPPF) Program – Application Deadline: May 18May 16, 2018 3:00 pm222 views Workshops to prepare for the Student Research Forum (and other research presentations)Mar 28, 2016 8:30 am216 views Are you working on your capstone or another research project? Presenting your capstone or other research at the Student Research Forum or in another location? The Honors College and the UIC Library both have put together workshops for you to prepare! Check out the offerings below: Mock Research Poster Presentation Session Tuesday 3/29, 3-4 pm, 121 Burnham Hall Refworks and Citation Tools Workshop When you do library research, it is important to keep track of what you find, and to cite it correctly in your final product. This workshop will introduce you to Refworks and some other tools that can make this process easier and more time efficient. Wed. 3/30, 2-3 pm, Idea Commons Classroom (first floor UIC Daley Library) If you have questions, contact Dean Chang (email@example.com) or Dean Murphy (firstname.lastname@example.org). FemHealth SummitJul 27, 2020 3:30 pm212 views Study Abroad Fair – September 9Sep 3, 2019 2:30 pm212 views Student Affairs Scholarship AnnouncementFeb 20, 2018 5:00 pm211 views 2018 LeaderShape Institute – Applications Deadline Extended: April 20Apr 12, 2018 1:15 pm211 views UIC Sailing Team Recruitment and Open House, Sun. 5/11May 9, 2014 9:45 am209 views All Honors College students are invited to attend the UIC Sailing Team Recruitment Day and Open House from 12-4pm on Sunday, May 11. The event will take place at Columbia Yacht Club. For information on how to get there or to RSVP to the event please contact Kim Hu at email@example.com. You may drop by at anytime during the Open House to learn the basics of sailing and receive a free lesson on the water. Absolutely NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY! Please wear gym shoes and appropriate athletic attire. All other equipment will be provided. Come Volunteer with HCAB @ Share Our Spare! (10/25)Oct 21, 2019 3:45 pm206 views LeaderShape Institute Applications, due 3/17Mar 14, 2016 8:45 am205 views Student Leadership Development and Volunteer Services is excited to announce they are now accepting applications for the LeaderShape Institute. The Institute, provided by LeaderShape, is a six-day, five-night leadership retreat teaching visioning, relationship-building, and the importance of leading with integrity. The Institute will take place May 7 to May 12, 2016 at an off campus retreat center. The only requirement for attendance is you must be returning to UIC in the Fall Semester. Applications are due March 17, 2016. SPACE IS LIMITED Apply by visiting go.uic.edu/LeaderShape. Any questions can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or feel free to call 312-996-0911.