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Gender and Sexuality Center
Through innovative programs, interactive workshops, special events, and the sharing of resources, we challenge heteronormativity and transphobia to promote deeply engaged and life affirming thinking, learning, and action.
Student Leadership and Civic Engagement
Opportunities for participation in service projects and volunteering, and civic engagement education and participation. SLCE encourages staff, faculty, and alumni to participate in the MLK Day of Service in January and the UIC Day of Service in April each year. More details about those opportunities are posted at service.uic.edu, which requires a UIC login or the creation of a non-UIC user profile to sign up to volunteer. Additionally, faculty, staff, and alumni are welcome to use SLCE resources for voter education and register to vote through vote.uic.edu.
UIC Alumni Association
Established in 2017, the UIC Alumni Association (UICAA) was formed to focus solely on bringing our over 319,000 strong alumni network together to support common goals such as UIC’s students and their success. Our volunteer UIC Alumni Board helps advance our goal of staying connected to our growing UIC alumni community. Click here to learn more information about services and benefits for UIC alumni.
Umoja: Black Legacy Alumni Coalition
Umoja: Black Legacy Alumni Coalition is an affinity network that engages Black alumni of UIC. Umoja, which means “unity” in Swahili, aims to provide networking and community to UIC alumni, support student recruitment and retention, honor history and build traditions. If you are interested in getting involved with Umoja, please contact Christina Roberts at firstname.lastname@example.org.