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Planning Resources

This page consolidates information intended to assist UIC Department Administrators with planning related to international students and international employees in the context of COVID-19. Please note, however, that these resources represent general guidance that may not suite all individual cases and is based on late May 2020 federal immigration guidance that is subject to change without notice. All UIC Administrators are strongly encouraged to contact the Office of International Services at (312) 996-3121 or ois@uic.edu with specific concerns or questions.

International Students Course Modality Options for Fall 2020
This decision tree is intended to assist UIC departments in understanding which types of classes (on-campus, blended or online) F-1 international students may take based on their location and status as a new or continuing student.

International Graduate Student Assistantship Options for Fall 2020
This decision tree is intended to assist UIC departments in understanding which F-1 international graduate students may be awarded assistantships based on their program, location and status as a new or continuing student.

International Faculty Employment Options for Fall 2020
This decision tree is intended to assist UIC departments in understanding whether or not they can hire international faculty or scholars based on their status as a new or continuing employee and their location.