UIC ranks among the nation’s leading research universities and is Chicago’s largest university with 27,000 students, 12,000 faculty and staff, 15 colleges, and the state’s major public health system.


OVCR Facts 
 

                  UIC ranked 54th in federally financed R&D expenditures in FY2012 with federally financed expenditures of $246,128,000, a decrease of 1.1% since FY2011.


                  UIC ranked 57th in total R&D expenditures in FY2012 with total expenditures of $388,625,000, an increase of 2% since FY 2011


FY 2016 Awards Received by Sponsor Type 

Agency
Count
Amount
DHHS
399
$150,178,300
NSF
95
$23,705,311
Other Federal
190
$26,157,118
Nonfederal
834
$113,239,290
Total
1,518
$313,280,019

Source: UIeRA


FY08–FY16 Federal Research Awards Portfolio 

Sourec: UIeRA. Please note that FY09 and FY10 include a combined $84M in ARRA funding.


FY 2016 AWARDS RECEIVED BY COLLEGE 

College Name
Count
Amount
Architecture and the Arts
6
 $385,244
Applied Health Sciences
69
 $10,992,569
Business Administration
4
 $89,000
COM at Peoria/Rockford
32
 $7,568,488
COM Chicago
639
 $139,124,524
Education
39
 $10,197,893
Engineering
155
 $24,350,568
Dentistry
27
 $3,517,878
Liberal Arts and Sciences
150
 $26,686,944
Library
4
 $789,486
Nursing
40
 $8,572,150
Pharmacy
89
 $15,050,284
School of Public Health
146
 $32,584,196
Social Work
26
 $11,026,569
Urban Planning Public Affairs
37
 $2,681,074
Other *
55
 $19,663,152
Total
1518
$313,280,019

Total Research Dollars

 
Total Dollars
Total Number
FY00
$197,329,820
1,488
FY01
$248,081,537
1,760
FY02
$252,449,808
1,683
FY03
$300,540,513
1,737
FY04
$320,018,778
1,907
FY05
$324,766,619
2,398
FY06
$334,808,222
2,023
FY07
$333,383,588
1,945
FY08
$340,504,570
2,071
FY09
$346,683,840
1,975
FY10
$412,230,740
2,010
FY11
$363,894,407
1,860
FY12
$309,583,429
1,697
FY13
$291,871,508
1,557
FY14
$347,808,058
1,633
FY15
$314,233,572
1,599
FY16
$313,280,019
1,518