University of Illinois at Chicago News

77 percent of applicants to University of Illinois at Chicago were admitted for fall 2017

At University of Illinois at Chicago, 90 percent of undergraduate students are traditional students - age 24 or younger - and 50 percent are female, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Cost of college went up for all students at University of Illinois at Chicago

In-state tuition and fees rose 0.3 percent for 2017-18 at University of Illinois at Chicago, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Illinois public colleges, universities report 10.7 percent default rate on student loans

At Kennedy King College, 26.3 percent of borrowers who started repaying student loans in 2014 defaulted on those loans by the end of 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis.

Graduates earn 7,478 degrees, certificates from University of Illinois at Chicago

About 23.4 percent of the 7,478 degrees and certificates handed out by the University of Illinois at Chicago in 2016-17 were to students in Health Professions and Related Programs programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to t

8,050 borrowers in default on student loans after attending public Illinois colleges

College of DuPage reported the largest share of borrowers who defaulted on school loans they started repaying in 2014, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

Illinois colleges, universities report 9.6 percent default rate on student loans

At Larry's Barber College in Chicago, 40.3 percent of borrowers who started repaying student loans in 2014 defaulted on those loans by the end of 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

College softball earns $19.6 million for Illinois schools

DePaul University, Illinois State University and Bradley University top the list of highest grossing programs in Illinois, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.

19,560 borrowers in default on student loans after attending Illinois schools

DeVry University in Chicago reported the largest share of borrowers who defaulted on school loans they started repaying in 2014, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

Lurie Children's Hospital strives to level health equity across Chicago

Striving to “move the needle,” Chicago’s pre-eminent children’s hospital recently joined forces with an innovative community consortium aimed at improving health and longevity for underserved neighborhoods.

UIC professor says future generally bright for dental-school grads

The future of dentistry is bright in Illinois, though there are challenges to be faced, according to the head of student affairs at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC).

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