Notables

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From the Wall Street Journal & Times Higher Education...

UIC is included in the top 10 on the Best Values list of the nation’s universities for the second year in a row. For 2020, UIC ranks 8th nationally, ahead of UCLA and Princeton!  In 2019, we were ranked 7th – placing us just after Harvard and a few spots ahead of Stanford.

• UIC also ranked 21st (tied with Michigan State and ahead of Ohio State and University of Minnesota-Twin Cities) among 340+ U.S. public universities.

• UIC climbed to 81st out of all institutions nationally.

• UIC is in the top 10% overall in the environment category, which assesses student and staff diversity, student inclusion and the proportion of international students.

According to U.S. News & World Reports...

• No. 4 in social mobility, a new category, which assesses the graduation rates of Pell Grant recipients

• Among the top 20 ethnically diverse national universities

• No. 61 among U.S. public colleges and universities

According to Money Magazine...

UIC is #10 in Money’s ranking of Most Transformative Colleges.

According to Forbes...

UIC ranks in the Top 10 High-Value Colleges.

According to Washington Monthly...

UIC comes in 5th on the Best Bang for the Buck rankings in the 2019 College Guide, which ranks 372 schools according to how well they help students attain marketable degrees at affordable prices.

From INSIGHT Into Diversity Magazine....

UIC received its fourth Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine, the oldest and largest diversity-focused publication in higher education that recognizes U.S. colleges and universities with an outstanding commitment to diversity and inclusion.