Welcome to the UIC Office of International Affairs

The Office of International Affairs is based in the Office of Public and Government Affairs at UIC. OIA represents UIC abroad and in relations with local and national partners who collaborate with UIC on international projects.

OIA supports the efforts of our campus’s fifteen colleges as they engage globally. We host international visitors and delegations, visiting scholars and international exchange students.



International Education Week 

November 17-21, 2014

For more information regarding International Education Week, please visit the U.S Department of State website. 


Office of International Affairs hosts

UIC International Education Week Celebration

Tuesday, November 18th

On Tuesday, November 18th, the Office of International Affairs will host the UIC International Education Week celebration. As part of this celebration of exchanges and collaborations, Chancellor Paula Allen-Meares will accept the recognition offered by the diplomatic community for her support to academic exchanges, and Ambassador Ian Kelly will keynote on the The Role of Exchanges in Promoting Mutual Understanding.

Also, we will announce the recipients of this year’s Chicago Consular Corps scholarship. The program embodies the relationship that has developed among UIC, the Chicago Consular Corps, and the Chicago Sister Cities International. The University is deeply honored and grateful to them for their support.

For more information regarding this event, please feel free to email our office oia@uic.edu or call (312)-996-5455