Welcome to UIC College of Liberal Arts and Sciences!
LAS offers students the knowledge, skills, and scholarly foundation necessary for long-term personal and professional success. Students choose from over 40 majors and minors across the humanities, social sciences, sciences, and interdisciplinary programs. We also offer 11 pre-professional program options, including pre-medicine, pre-nursing, pre-pharmacy, pre-dentistry, and pre-law.
Now that you are admitted to UIC Liberal Arts and Sciences, learn how to:
- Accept your UIC admissions decision: next steps to submit your Intent to Enroll, complete placement tests to prepare for summer’s UIC virtual orientation, and financial aid resources.
- Learn from current student leaders: campus involvement, including undergraduate research, campus organizations, student employment; major exploration, career development, and internships.
- Engage with our virtual resources: LAS CustomViewbook, Major Minute video series, LAS Campus Tour, and on demand webinars.
- Connect with our LAS Recruitment & Engagement team: ask us questions at firstname.lastname@example.org; we can connect you to campus resources to help you prepare for life at UIC.
Attending a top research I university allows UIC students to connect with faculty to conduct innovative research projects, including participating in our paid LAS Undergraduate Research Initiative.
Learn about campus resources such as advising, undergraduate research, faculty mentoring, leadership development to prepare our pre-health LAS undergraduates for health professions careers, including medicine, nursing, pharmacy, dentistry and more.
All Things Science
Join a behind the scenes tour and experience how UIC students connect with All Things Science — laboratories, undergraduate research, faculty mentors, the Math & Science Learning Center.
Create Your Own LAS CustomViewbook!
Explore all that LAS has to offer by creating your own personalized digital viewbook. It only takes seconds to create and is tailored to your unique academic and student life interests.
Our LAS Student Leaders
Our student leaders detail why they chose UIC: first-year student experience, transfer student experience, undergraduate research, study abroad, academic advising, faculty mentoring, internships, and access to Chicago’s resources.
Explore My Major
Explore My Major highlights the unique competencies and skills of UIC Liberal Arts and Sciences majors, LAS alumni career paths, relevant links to academic disciplines, and current LAS student testimonies. This resource is a great way to explore LAS majors and learn about the many unique skills, perspectives, and applications of each UIC LAS major.
Major Minute Video Series
My Major Minute Video Series showcases snapshot interviews of UIC Liberal Arts and Sciences students who share their story of how they explored, tested out ‘fit’, and applied their liberal arts and sciences majors to their future interests. Our Major Minute students share the value of their major, offer tips and advice on major exploration, and discuss their approach to making major and career development decisions.
Take an LAS Campus Tour
Visit a few of our students’ favorite UIC campus spaces — classrooms, laboratories, learning centers, the Richard J. Daley Library, Student Center East, and our new Academic and Residential Complex.