Checklist for Visiting Students

Please note: We’re monitoring the Coronavirus situation as it relates to Summer Session and will be following campus guidelines in the coming weeks. Check here for COVID-19 related updates.

Want to make sure that everything goes smoothly this summer? We’ve made it easy for you. Just follow this checklist of important steps and things to consider. We’ve thought of all the details so you won’t have to.

+Step 1:  Apply for UIC Summer Session.

  • Submit your online Summer Session Only application.
  • Look for the “Summer Session application acknowledgment” email that is sent to you within a few hours after you submit your application.
  • Check out Key Dates for important Summer Session deadlines.
  • You can check the status of your application for a decision. You should see a decision within 2 weeks of applying. If any documents are still required, you will see this on your application status checklist.

+Step 2:  You are admitted. What’s next?

  • Activate your UIC NetID and UIC email account using the Token and UIN provided in your “UIC account activation process” email. This email is sent to you three days after you’ve been admitted.
  • Log into my.UIC.edu portal 24 hours after you activate your NetID to confirm your access.
  • View the UIC summer course list and course schedule.
  • Review the Tuition and Fees for visiting students.

+Step 3:  Prep for Registration.

+Step 4:  You are registered for Summer Session. What’s next?

+Step 5:  Help! How do I…


Check out the key dates for Summer Session list view or calendar view!