Initiatives and programs supporting UIC's academic mission. Heading link Copy link Higher Learning Commission (HLC) Reaccreditation Information regarding UIC's 2023-2024 comprehensive evaluation and reaccreditation process. Budget Model Redesign Initiative Joint initiative from the Office of the Provost and the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Budget, HR and Financial Administration to redesign the budget model to better serve the university. Engaged Humanities Initiative Initiative to expand the opportunities for undergraduate research in the humanities. Advancing Racial Equity (ARE) UIC’s Advancing Racial Equity (ARE) initiative is a response designed to address the institutional and structural racism that impacts our campus and our neighboring communities. Social Justice Initiative SJI helps young people develop critical thinking and research skills to make them more effective social change agents. Inclusive Classroom Initiative A series e-learning modules designed to be relevant and responsive to the changing demographics of UIC’s student population. Globally Engaged UIC Resources and information for faculty studying, researching, collaborating internationally and who support international students. Internationalization Task Force Report Findings from the 2018 Report of Internationalization Task Force, initiated by Provost Susan Poser. Break Through Tech Chicago Initiative to propel women into higher education and tech careers, with the goal of achieving gender equality in tech. iAdvise UIC's online advising and coaching management system that promotes shared responsibility for student educational progress and success. The Roundtable Monthly presentations with the opportunity for discussion about important issues that affect the lives of our students. East + West Research Mixer Series Series of events to increase communication among faculty on research topics to foster multidisciplinary collaboration.