Thank you for your interest in applying to
The University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago.

Our four campuses, Chicago, Urbana, Peoria and Rockford share one central admissions office, located in Chicago.

Click here to go to Central Admissions.

Chicago Interviews

Congratulations upon being assigned to interview at the Chicago campus. Please review the information on our website, including the “Fast Facts,” to learn more about our programs and our outstanding students, faculty, and resources.

We look forward to welcoming you to Chicago for your interview! The interview will be held at 1853 W. Polk Street, Rm. 119A, in the Faculty Alumni Lounge.

Interview Day Schedule

8:00 a.m.Arrival: Continental Breakfast with Current Students
8:45 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.Orientation: Leila Amiri, Director of Admissions
9:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.Dean’s Welcome: Jorge Girotti, Associate Dean of Admissions
9:15 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.Curriculum Presentation
10:15 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.Block 1 Interview
11:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.Block 2 Interview
11:40 a.m. – 12:20 p.m.Lunch
12:20 p.m. – 12:50 p.m.Tour
1:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.Block 3 Interview
2:15 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.Block 4 Interview
2:30 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.Financial Aid Presentation: Marchello Johnson, Director of Financial Aid
2:45 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.Closing Session

About the Interview

Each applicant will participate in three individual 30-minute interviews with faculty member(s), a current medical student and/or a staff member. The day includes the dean’s welcome, lunch, the interview, and a campus tour. There are opportunities to meet with medical students throughout the day.


The Wood Street Parking Structure, 1100 S. Wood Street, is located 2 blocks south of Taylor Street. From the parking garage, the College of Medicine’s interview location is 2 blocks north and 1 block west at the corner of Polk Street and Wolcott Street.

The Paulina Street Parking Structure, 915 S. Paulina Street is located at the corner of Paulina Street and Taylor Street. From the parking garage the College of Medicine’s interview location is 3 blocks west and 1 block north, at the corner of Polk Street and Wolcott Street.

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