Graduate Student Visit and Tours

Discover Day Accelerated Decision Events Online Information Sessions Ask A Professor

Illinois Tech’s graduate visit opportunities allow you to become acquainted with the university, our facilities, and the faculty in your prospective department, in addition to our Career Services team. Our attendees consistently emphasize the value of these visits, and we trust that you also will find them informative.

Our counselors also visit colleges and universities throughout the country, providing you an opportunity to learn more about the admissions process in your area.

Graduate Admission Enrollment Adviser Appointments

Join us and discover how Illinois Tech can assist you in advancing your career.  If you have specific questions about degree programs or the admission process, you are invited to sign up for an individual appointment with an enrollment adviser. All our enrollment advisers are knowledgeable about the full range of Illinois Tech graduate programs and can help you determine which program may be the best fit for you.

Appointments are available via phone or online. Phone and video appointments are listed in the U.S. Central Standard Time. Video conference details will be shared in the confirmation email. For phone appointments, the enrollment advisor will call you at your scheduled time.  

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Fall 2021 Virtual Graduate Illinois Tech Discover Day

Join Illinois Tech on Thursday, October 7, 2021  from 4pm to 7pm CST for our virtual Graduate Discover Illinois Tech Day.

Learn about our master’s degrees and Ph.D. programs in the fields of computer science, engineering, science, business, psychology, humanities, and cybersecurity.  Additionally, Illinois Tech offers close to 60 graduate certificate options. During Graduate Discover Illinois Tech Day, you will be able to: 

  • Meet our award-winning faculty to discuss course objectives and identify which of programs will help you earn the career you deserve
  • Interact with current and prospective students to gain a first-hand perspective on the Illinois Tech advantage
  • Work with admission and financial aid counselors to identify scholarships and research opportunities
  • Hear from the Career Services office how an Illinois Tech degree will help you gain the competitive edge in your career field

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Accelerated Decision Events

Illinois Tech invites you to take the first step in enhancing your future, by completing our application to attend one of our Accelerated Decision events. During this process, prospective students can apply to be considered for an Accelerated Decision where you will find out within one week if you are accepted into your desired program.

Prospective students who are selected for an Accelerated Decision Event are eligible for a scholarship up to $10,000.

Please make sure you have your transcript/official semester-wise mark sheets and résumé available to upload before you begin your application. 

If you are selected for an Accelerated Decision Event, the appointment will be conducted via video conference. Students must have access to a computer with video and microphone capabilities

Global Decision Day
October 26 - November 12, 2021
Open to all international students seeking admission for Spring 2022 or Fall 2022
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On Spot Provisional Admission Day (OSPA)
January 17 - 28, 2022
Open only to Indian students seeking admission for Fall 2022
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Accelerated Decision Day
Dec 2, 3, 9, and 10, 2021
Open only to domestic students in the United States seeking admission for Spring 2022 or Fall 2022
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Online Information Sessions 

Learn more about our graduate programs by participating in an hour-long online information session hosted by our enrollment advisors. There will be a 45 minute formal presentation, immediately followed by a 15 minute question and answer period which will allow you to submit questions to be answered live. All times listed are in U.S. Central Time.

General Information Session for International Students
Thursday, September 30, 2021 at 8:00 a.m. CST
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General Information Session for International Students
Wednesday, October 6, 2021 at 8:00 a.m. CST
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Armour College of Engineering Information Session
Wednesday, October 13, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. CST
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College of Computing Information Session
Thursday, October 21, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. CST
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Lewis College of Science and Letters 
Wednesday, November 10, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. CST
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General Information Session for International Students
Thursday, November 18, 2021 at 8:00 a.m. CST
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Armour College of Engineering Information Session
Tuesday, November 23, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. CST
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College of Computing Information Session
Tuesday, November 30, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. CST
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Lewis College of Science and Letters 
Tuesday December 7, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. CST
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Ask A Professor: Applied Mathematics

What do climate change, finance, data science, sports analytics, engineering, and software development all have in common? They all have foundations in mathematics. Discover how a degree in applied mathematics can open doors to these careers, and many more, by speaking with  Professor Igor Cialenco, director of graduate studies at Illinois Tech’s Department of Applied Mathematics. These virtual visits occur on Thursdays from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. CST.


Thursday, October 28, 2021 Register
Thursday, November 10, 2021 Register
Thursday, December 8, 2021 Register

 

Stuart School of Business Visits

Illinois Tech’s Stuart School of Business offers several online information session opportunities for prospective students.

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Chicago-Kent College of Law Visits

Illinois Tech’s Chicago-Kent College of Law offers prospective students several visit opportunities, including open houses, class visits, and more. 

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Career Services Appointments

Beyond attracting more than 120 top employers to campus, our Career Services team prepares students through individualized coaching, résumé writing workshops, and small group events.

To meet with Career Services during your visit, let us know when making your initial appointment. Our staff welcomes prospective students by appointment 10 a.m.–2 p.m.

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