Monies are needed to provide world-class opportunities for undergraduates to conduct original research.
Create a Living Legacy
Private support opportunities exist at each of our three campuses, and cover a range of priorities. One of the top priorities of the University is to increase its endowment, creating living legacies that span generations.
Determining which gift opportunities are best for your charitable interests and financial objectives is easy. Simply select a campus and submit your query. Or, enter a keyword into the priority search box below to perform a search. You’ll be provided with a listing of University support opportunities that have the greatest significance to you.
Once you have determined your priority, contact the Foundation for more information.
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Electrical and Computer Engineering Building: Urbana-Champaign
Endowed Chairs and Professorships: Urbana-Champaign
The creation and support of endowed chairs and professorships can attract and retain faculty and supplement state funds to provide a more competitive salary structure. Faculty support fosters research and scholarship in a given discipline and helps build outstanding academic programs at both the graduate and undergraduate level.
Endowed Visiting Professorships for Foreign Language, International, and Area Studies/International Programs and Studies: Urbana-Champaign
Pre-eminence among major research universities in arenas as diverse as the humanities, the sciences and business demands that Illinois support research and teaching in critical foreign languages and world regions through endowed professorships.
Enrich the Student Experience: Chicago
UIC will create optimal surroundings within which students and faculty can live and learn. Building more comfortable and state-of-the-art spaces for all who use them will help attract the brightest and most ambitious students. In addition to the continued transformation of campus, UIC will invest in the expansion of numerous cultural and athletic outlets. These efforts will result in an ever-more vibrant and productive community to populate UIC's classrooms, laboratories and gathering spaces.