We’ve got your back

Members of the UIC Student Success Team who are committed to your success. Here's who will support you and how they can help you.

Success Coach

assists with goal achievement and managing/maximizing your UIC experience.

Resident Director or Peer Mentor

assists with connecting students in residence life and maximizing campus living experience.

Counselor or Psychologist

provides confidential therapies, mind/body programs, and access to psychiatric and crisis services.

Transfer Center Advocate

helps interpret Degree Audit Report System (DARS) and connect to other campus resources.


helps with research and reference citations

Involvement Advisor

provides opportunities for involvement on campus for maximizing your UIC experience and understanding university policies and procedures.

Financial Aid & Scholarship Counselor

calculates education costs, advises on financial aid options and scholarship preparation.

Cultural Understanding and Social Change

expand cultural understanding by providing opportunities for cultural and intercultural engagement among students, faculty, staff, and Chicago communities.

Career Advisor

offers career planning, resume and cover letter writing assistance, job search strategies, as well as career fair and interview preparation.

Dean of Students Advocate

supports students overall well-being, advocates for academic and personal concerns, offers services to veterans, legal services to all students, and

manages student crisis or emergencies.

Academic Tutor

offers tutoring, peer-led study groups, and learning support.

Academic Advisor

assists with transition to UIC, course scheduling, and transferable credits. my.uic.edu, click on “Student Services”

Commuter Ambassador

advocates for needs of commuters on campus and fosters a commuter community.

First-year Seminar or Course Instructor

provides  expert  knowledge   on curriculum and steps to succeed at UIC.

Refer to your course syllabus for details.