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Resources for UIC Students

UIC is committed to your safety and success. The following is a list of internal and external resources to support you.

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Campus Resources

Campus Safety

UIC is firmly committed to the principles of opportunity and equality and that means keeping our students safe.

Office of Access and Equity (OAE): Caryn Bills- Windt, Director
Contact OAE if you experience harassment or discrimination.
717 Marshfield Building (MAB)
(312) 996-8670
oae@uic.edu

Campus Advocacy Network (CAN): Andie Celerio, Assistant Director
Provides you with confidential, anonymous, free services to UIC students who have experienced some form of sexual misconduct.
1101 W. Taylor Street, 3rd Floor (above Chicago Public Library)
(312) 413-8206
can@uic.edu

Campus Police: Kevin Booker, Chief of Police
Should you need the assistance of campus security, please contact:
1140 S. Morgan St.
Fire/Emergency: 5-5555
Non-Emergency (312) 996-2830 police.uic.edu

Dean of Students: Linda Deanna, Associate Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs
Provides you with a student-centered learning environment that offers support, advocacy, and resources that contribute to student success.
1200 W. Harrison St.
(312) 996-4857
dos.uic.edu

Mental Health & Wellness

UIC believes in the importance of self-care to keep your mind and body healthy. Below are UIC centers to match your self-care needs.

Counseling Center: Joseph Hermes, Director
1200 W. Harrison, Suite 2010
(312)996-3490

Pop-Up Pantry & Wellness Center: Carol Peterson, Director
750 S. Halsted, Student Center East Room 238
wellnesscenter.uic.edu
(312) 413-2120

Connecting with other Students

UIC believes in the importance of creating peer to peer communities. Below are student organizations you can become involved with.

Center for Student Involvement: Joy Vergara, Director
750 S. Halsted, Student Center East 340
campusprograms.uic.edu
(312) 413-5070

Connecting for Support

UIC believes in the importance of spaces on campus where students feel comfortable sharing resources and experiences.

African-American Cultural Center:
aacc.uic.edu
(312) 996-9549

African American Academic Network:
studentaffairs.uic.edu/aaan/
(312) 996-5040

Arab American Cultural Center:
diversity.uic.edu
(312) 355-2974

Asian American Resource and Cultural Center:
aarcc.uic.edu
(312) 996-9569

Disability Resources Center:
drc.uic.edu
(312) 996-2183

Gender and Sexuality Center (LGBTQ):
genderandsexuality.uic.edu
(312) 413-8619

Latin American Recruitment and Educational Services (LARES) Program:
lares.uic.edu
(312) 996-3356

Levine Hillel Center at UIC:
metrochicagohillel.org
(312) 829-1596

Native American Support Program:
studentaffairs.uic.edu/nasp/
(312) 996-4515

Rafel Cintron Latino Cultural Center:
latinocultural.uic.edu
(312) 996-3095

Student Veteran Affairs:
dos.uic.edu/studentveteranaffairs.shtml
(312) 996-4857

Women’s Leadership and Resource Center:
wlrc.uic.edu
(312) 413-1025

UIC Quick Guide:

U and I Care Network
go.uic.edu/uicare
(312) 996-4857

Dean of Students
dos.uic.edu
(312) 996-4857

CounselingCenter
counseling.uic.edu
(312) 996-3490

Centers for Cultural Understanding and Social Change
go.uic.edu/ccusc

Office of Access and Equity
oae.uic.edu
(312) 996-8670

Office of Diversity
diversity.uic.edu
(312) 355-1308

UIC Resources for Undocumented Students
dream.uic.edu
tcabrera@uic.edu
(312) 355-0011

Office of International Services
ois.uic.edu
(312) 996-3121

For further access to UIC resources
ask.uic.edu

External Resources

Legal Resources

AILA’s Immigration Lawyer Search
ailalawyer.com

Chicago Bar Association (CBA)
chicagobar.org
(312) 554-2001

Chicago Legal Clinic Pro Bono Program
clclaw.org
(773) 731-1762

Chicago Volunteer Legal Services Foundation (CVLS)
cvls.org
(312) 332-1624

Coordinated Advice & Referral Program for Legal Services (CARPLS) carpls.org
(312) 738-9200

Heartland Alliance
heartlandalliance.org
(312) 660-1300

Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights (ICIRR)
icirr.org
(312) 332-7360

Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund (MALDEF) maldef.org
(312) 427-0701

National Immigrant Justice Center (NIJC)
immigrantjustice.org
(312) 660-1370

Chicago Area Community Resources

Anixter Center
anixter.org
(773) 973-7900 | TTY (773) 973-2180

Arab American Action Network
aaan.org
(773) 436-6060

Alliance of Filipinos for Immigrant Rights and Empowerment
afirechicago.org
(773) 580-1025

Chinese American Service League
caslservice.org
(312) 791-0418

Chicago Lighthouse
chicagolighthouse.org
(312) 666-1331

Chicago Hearing Society
chicagohearingsociety.org
(773) 248-9121 | TTY (773) 248-9174

Enlace Chicago
enlacechicago.org
(773) 542-9233

Howard Brown Center
howardbrown.org
(773) 388-1602

Korean American Resource and Cultural Center
chicagokrcc.org
(773) 588-9158

Metro Levine Hillel Center
metrochicagohillel.org
(312) 829-1956

Refugee One
refugeeone.org
(773) 989-5647

The Night Ministry
4711 N. Ravenswood Ave.
(773) 784-9000

United African Organization
uniteafricans.org
(312) 949-9980

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