New Undergrad Students
Welcome New Students
Congratulations, and welcome to Chicago’s leading business program. Your admission into UIC Business demonstrates your ability to achieve individual and academic success. Now that you’ve made it, we’ve put together some useful resources you will need as you move forward in your enrollment process.
Below you will find steps that will assist you as you prepare to start your educational journey here with us.
Preparing for Business Orientation
Get ready for registration before coming to Orientation by reviewing the information provided in the links below:Once you have familiarized yourself with your placement test results, learned about course requirements, and looked over course descriptions, you will be more prepared to sign up for the appropriate courses at Orientation.
To ensure your academic preparedness and success, the UIC Business new first-year student participation at campus Orientation. Students will not be able to meet with an academic adviser until Orientation.
Get ready for registration before coming to Orientation by reviewing the information provided in the links below:
Readmits who have attended UIC within the last two years are not required to attend orientation.
Once you have familiarized yourself with your placement test results, learned about course requirements, and looked over course descriptions, we encourage you to register for courses. You do not have to wait until Orientation or until speaking with an academic adviser to register for classes. At Orientation, you will meet with a UIC Business academic adviser who will review the courses for which you have registered and will make suggestions if changes are needed.
To help you prepare for first semester on campus, UIC Business requires transfer student participation at campus Orientation. Students will not be able to meet with an academic adviser until Orientation.
Newly admitted BBA Online students will have a required online orientation session.
Admitted students will receive a link to sign up for orientation in the offer letter. An electronic version of the offer letter can be downloaded from the status portal, as well.
BBA Online students should not attend an on-campus orientation session.
Commencement Countdown with Anurag Vuthunuri
Anurag Vuthunuri is an undergraduate student majoring in Finance and minoring in Business Analytics. Anurag has been the President of the Finance and Investment Group for the past two years and the founder of UIC’s Improv Club. He is a Business Scholar, Honors Student, and part of UIC’s GPPA Program for MIS. He has also served with Collegiate Association of Business Scholars (CABS), Business Student Advisory Board (BSAB), and has been a research assistant for iLEAD. Anurag has interned at many companies including William Blair, UBS, Northern Trust, NextGen Growth Private Equity and worked on some start-ups out of the Tech Incubator, Tech Nexus. We caught up with Anurag as his time at UIC comes to a close.