Transfer

Transfer Students

CONTINUE YOUR EDUCATION

The UIC Orientation for transfer and readmitted students is a one-day session designed to acquaint you with UIC, ensure your success by providing information and up-to-date resources, and provide you with your first opportunity to meet with an academic advisor.

Program Dates

Program dates for 2017 range from May 24th to July 27th. Not all dates are available to students in all academic programs.

Orientation Fees

Students will be assessed a fee of $75 for each transfer or readmit student and $75 for each family member. Fees will be charged to your university account.

Orientation Fee Discount Request

Orientation Fee Discount Request Form: Click here to access the form. Completed forms and all supporting documentation must be received at least seven days prior to your orientation; otherwise, the full Orientation fee will be incurred.

PLAN TO BRING

Identification

A government-issued photo ID, such as a driver’s license, state ID, or passport.  For questions regarding alternate forms of identification, contact  Blanca Nieves at (312) 996-3356.

Comfortable Clothes/Shoes

Comfortable walking shoes, athletic attire (for optional night activity) and appropriate clothing for the day’s weather. We recommend avoiding open-toed and heeled shoes.

Money

Money for miscellaneous expenses, such as university souvenirs etc.

NetID & Password Info

Your NetID, Enterprise ID, and password information

PROGRAM CHECK-IN

Check-in is at 7:45 am at the Student Services Building (SSB) located at 1200 West Harrison Street.

PROGRAM SCHEDULE

ADD TO CALENDAR

SAMPLE ORIENTATION EVENTS

o Financial Aid presentation
o Academic advising and course registration
o Student success programs information
o Safety presentation with the UIC Police and the Campus Advocacy Network
o MarketPlace: information fair
o University ID card issuance (i-card)

You will receive your schedule at check-in

**The Orientation schedule is unique to each student and is based on the academic program to which you are admitted.

GETTING TO ORIENTATION

Check-in Location

Student Services Building, 1200 West Harrison Street, Chicago, IL 60607
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Parking Lot Location

Harrison Street Parking Structure, 1100 West Harrison Street, Chicago, IL 60607
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Public Transit Location

CTA Blue Line UIC-Halsted Stop
430 S. Halsted St., Chicago, IL 60607
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