Admitted Students

Welcome to the UIC College of Education!

We are excited you have chosen UIC to pursue your academic career, and we are proud that you have chosen the College of Education for your degree! We hope to provide you with the experiences necessary for a smooth transition to our campus community.

Please follow the instructions below to get started:

Get Started: Orientation & Registering for Classes

  1. Access your online orientation via Log in with your UIC NetID and password at and click on the “UIC Connect” tab. The modules must be completed in order, but do not have to be done in one sitting. During this orientation, you will be asked which academic college you are a part of – please remember to choose the College of Education​.
  2. Complete all required placement tests. Log in to and click on the “UIC Connect” tab.
  3. Complete the New Student Orientation Advising Form, which is required in order to start the advising and course registration process at the College of Education.
  4. Check your UIC email. Completing the advising form will prompt an email to your UIC account with your orientation next steps. You will receive instructions on how to access and register for virtual academic advising and class registration sessions.
  5. Complete the following steps prior to your virtual advising session:

If you have questions about your orientation modules or any part of the process, please visit​ This site also contains helpful resources for your transition to the UIC community.

Contacts for undergraduate advising & course registration: