University of Illinois at Chicago

The University of Illinois at Chicago, one of the state's two publicly-assisted comprehensive research campuses, joins scholarship with access.

Through awards, grants, prizes, honors and leadership roles, its faculty win recognition nationally and internationally. With research expenditures exceeding $250 million a year, it ranks among the 50 foremost universities in the United States for federal research support. It confers degrees from the baccalaureate and professional to the doctorate and includes the only public academic medical center in Illinois, making it the principal educator of health-care professionals for the state.