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Senate Committee on Educational Policy (SCEP) Guide for Reviewing Program Proposals
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Research Centers and Institutes

Microsoft Word Working Policy for Approval of Centers and Institutes

This is the working policy for the approval of Centers and Institutes, created by the UIC Senate Committee on Research and reported to the UIC Senate in April, 2007.

Microsoft Word Centers and Institutes at UIC, a Vade Mecum

This document outlines the features of Centers and Institutes at UIC and provides a guide to their characteristics, organizational structure, resources, and to the processes by which they are developed and approved.

Adobe Acrobat IBHE-Approved Centers & Institutes at UIC as of October 15, 2015

Listing of approved IBHE Centers at UIC, compiled as part of the Illinois Board of Higher Education Program Inventory.

Microsoft Word Format for Seeking Temporary Approval for Centers and Institutes

Use this form for temporary (5-year) approval for Centers and Institutes.

Adobe Acrobat Example (Temporary Center): CENTRE

Proposal requesting temporary approval of the Center for Collaborative Engagement in Novel Therapeutic Research and Enterprise in the College of Pharmacy (Approved 2013)

Microsoft Word Notice of Intent for a New Unit of Administration, Research or Public Service

Use the Notice of Intent form and Application form (below) to request new academic teaching units (college/school/department), permanent centers, or permanent institutes.

Microsoft Word Application for a new Administrative, Research, or Public Service Unit

Use the Notice of Intent form (above) and Application form to request new academic teaching units (college/school/department), permanent centers, or permanent institutes.

Adobe Acrobat Example (Permanent Center): Voorhees Center

Proposal requesting permanent approval of the Nathalie P. Voorhees Center for Neighborhood and Community Improvement in the College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs (Approved 2013). NOTE: Example includes the application only, not the notice of intent.