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First Friends

Do you want to know what it’s like to be a student at UIC? Do you have questions about where to live and what to bring with you to the U.S.? Are you wondering what your classes will be like or how to get involved on campus?  

Sign up for First Friends at UIC, and get connected to get some answers!

New International Students for Fall 2017

If you will begin your studies at UIC in the Fall 2017 semester and would like to be connected with a current UIC international student, please apply for First Friends here

Current International Students

If you are an international student currently studying at UIC and you would like to help an incoming student by answering email questions, please apply for First Friends here!