The School of Architecture admits new full-time students for the Fall Semester of each academic year. See the Requirements page for further information about deadlines and required application materials.

Admission News and Events

We are currently in the midst of admission reviews! Priority applicants will receive an admission decision before the end of February. Remaining decisions will be sent on a rolling basis following the final February 15 and March 15 admission deadlines.
Admitted Students: 
Save the date for our Admitted Student Open House Weekend, April 6-7. This event is intended for prospective graduate students who have been admitted to the UIC School of Architecture for the 2018-2019 academic year. Find more information and RSVP.
Graduate Student Midterm Reviews:
Prospective students are invited to sit in on midterm and final reviews. This is a great way to learn more about the work our graduate students are doing, meet some faculty, and get a sense of how the graduate studios operate. Midterm reviews will be March 2, 5, 7, and 19. Contact Gwen Fullenkamp ( for more information about attending.
Additional Events: 
We encourage prospective students to attend our public lectures, exhibitions, and other events hosted at the School. Check our events page for more information.