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Is UIC a Good School for the Money?

Average National Value
Unknown In-State Value
$156,299 Avg Total Cost

University of Illinois at Chicago Value Report

College Factual's Best for the Money Rankings compare the quality of an UIC degree with its cost to determine if the school is asking a fair price. Read the UIC annual value report below.

Fair Value Nationwide

Average National Value
Top 15% National Quality
Fair Price

University of Illinois at Chicago is ranked #1,223 out of 2,223 for value nationwide.

University of Illinois at Chicago provides the kind of quality education we anticipated when compared to other colleges at the same price point. Based on this information we believe it is priced fairly for the type of education provided.

National Value Ranking  1223 out of 2223
Great Value
National Value Score  45.43 out of 100
Great Value

Prices of Institutions with Similar Quality Scores

SchoolTotal PriceValue Grade

*Total price is determined by multiplying average annual cost by time to graduate.

We're Looking at a Total Cost of $156,299 for an UIC Degree

The UIC time to graduate is about 4.51 years and will cost an estimated $34,656 per year. This brings the total cost to 156,299.

Average Yearly Cost$34,656
Average Years to Graduate4.51
Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree$156,299

Many Factors Affect Net Price

Depending on your personal circumstances, your net price may be well below the average UIC net price, which could make this school a better value. You may quality for more financial aid, or be able to complete your degree faster than average. Get more details on UIC cost.

Does This School Make Financial Sense To You?

$91,720 In-State With Aid
$191,359 Avg Cost No Aid
4.51 Years to Graduate

The net price YOU pay may be very different than the typical net price.

Look at the table below to get a sense of how UIC value for your educational dollar might vary.

Nationwide Value by Aid GroupAvg Degree CostValue RankValue Grade
Students with no Aid$191,359#0F
All Students$156,299#1,223C
Only Students Receiving Aid$137,420#221A
In-State Value by Aid GroupAvg Degree CostValue RankValue Grade
Students with no Aid$145,659#F
All Students$110,599#F
Only Students Receiving Aid$91,720#F

Note: the Value Grade for in-state students is calculated by looking only at other schools in the state of Illinois.

About 85% of UIC students receive financial aid. Get more details on what UIC financial aid you may qualify for.

How to Finance The Gap

How to Calculate Value

College Factual calculates average total cost by multiplying net price by time to graduation. We then compare the average total cost to other schools of a similar quality to determine value. If the school is priced fairly based on the educational quality it receives a fair ranking. If it is underpriced it receives a good or excellent value.

Read the full Best for the Money Ranking Methodology.


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