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Undergraduate Admitted Students

Congratulations on your admission to Illinois Tech! You're about to embark on a new journey at Chicago's only tech-focused university. Experience an idea-driven curriculum with access to high-caliber research opportunities, an exciting campus life, and a window to the world through our location in the great global city of Chicago. 

Get ready to discover your people, create your network, and solve global issues.

Congratulations on your admission to Illinois Tech! Please use this website as a resource to help you make your college decision and prepare for your enrollment to Illinois Tech.

Important Dates

  • ASAP: Housing contracts due (meal plan contracts will be available in late May)
  • June 1: Academic advisers assigned to First-Year students
  • June 23: Virtual SOAR orientation sessions begin
  • Early July: Housing assignments released
  • August 14: International student move-in begins
  • August 16: Move-in for all students; Welcome Week and Convocation kicks off
  • August 23: First day of fall semester
  • September 4: Last day to add/drop courses; first bill due

If you are receiving financial aid from the university, make sure you are completing the tasks on your financial aid checklist. (View Domestic Aid Checklist | View International Aid Checklist)

Important Dates

Welcome Week and Move-In

Welcome home, new Hawks! Your next journey begins here! We hope you are ready for an event-filled week designed to familiarize you with campus and to introduce you to your future classmates.

During Welcome Week you will be able to move into your residence hall, to learn about important resources on campus, and to explore the exciting city of Chicago!

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Connect With Your Classmates

No problem, we're here to help you make the most informed decision possible about your future. Here are some helpful resources that can help you during this decision-making process:

Join the IIT Admitted Students 2021 Discord Meet our Students Register for SOAR Subscribe to Hawk Preview TV 

Online Options

Ready to Commit?

Make it official. Secure your place as a future Scarlet Hawk when you submit your enrollment deposit. Once you confirm your enrollment, you'll receive access to our housing contract, orientation registration, placement exams, and more.

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Essential Details for Admitted Students

Congratulations on being admitted to Illinois Tech! Now that you have been admitted, find out what to do next in our brochure for newly admitted students. View the new student checklist as well as more information about the university, and stay on track before you arrive to campus.

View Admitted Student Brochure

Enrollment Checklist — Your Next Steps

Admitted Student Checklist