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 Vision

Annual Reports:


OVCR Facts 
 

                  UIC ranked 66th in federally financed R&D expenditures in FY2017 with federally financed expenditures of $199,721,523.


                  UIC ranked 68th in total R&D expenditures in FY2017 with total expenditures of $327,647,097.


FY 2017 Awards Received by Sponsor Type 

Agency
Count
Amount
DHHS
619
$154,397,247
NSF
149
$20,766,102
Other Federal
252
$24,558,174
Nonfederal
1619
$127,925,574
Total
2,639
$327,647,097

Source: UIeRA


FY09–FY17 Federal Research Awards Portfolio 

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


FY 2017 Awards Received by College

College Name
Count
Amount
Architecture and the Arts
2
 $0
Applied Health Sciences
100
 $13,427,614.07
Business Administration
5
 $492,870.00
COM at Peoria/Rockford
77
 $7,214,188.81
COM Chicago
1278
 $152,799,539.87
Education
55
 $11,665,150
Engineering
277
 $34,074,964.16
Dentistry
59
 $4,430,112
Liberal Arts and Sciences
259
 $20,427,427.50
Library
1
 $25,000
Nursing
54
 $7,020,987.50
Pharmacy
145
 $13,312,499.13
School of Public Health
167
 $38,089,464.14
Social Work
22
 $5,447,252,.53
Urban Planning Public Affairs
56
 $1,999,686,96
Other *
82
 $17,220,340.58
Total
2639
$327,647,097

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
FY17 $327,647,097 2,639