Undergraduate Advising


Biological Sciences and Neuroscience Students

Patrick Falk (3266 SES), and Margaret Lefkow Kalish (3268 SES) are available to all Biological Sciences and Neuroscience undergraduate students. 

Major Advising appointments can be made online!  

  • Go to: https://shibboleth-uic-insight.symplicity.com/sso/
  • Log in with your UIC username and password.
  • Appointment requests may be made up to 36 hours to 3 weeks in advance.  Appointments cannot be scheduled beyond 3 weeks from your request date.
  • Use the Appointment Tab or Request an Appointment.
  • Select Appointment Type.
  • Select the date and time that best fits your schedule.
  • You may cancel or reschedule your appointment, but please do your best to do this with at least 24 hours notice.
  • Questions? Call the Biology and Neuroscience Undergraduate Advising Center located in 3272 SES (312.996.2211)
  • For all issues related to course registration overrides, please email biosciadvising@uic.edu


Scheduled Appointments:

Appointments can be made Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, or Friday during these times:

  • 9:00am - 12:00pm
  • 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Academic advising appointments are scheduled for 30 minutes. Plan to arrive to your appointment early, at least 5 minutes before your scheduled time. Do not make an appointment during a class, or immediately before or after a class. 

Walk-in Advising:
Every Tuesday, 3272 SES. Be sure to bring your iCard with you.
  • 9:00am - 12:00pm
  • 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Degree audits and course planning are NOT done during walk-in advising. The only exception we make is for students who are entering their final semester at UIC. If you are not entering your final semester and would like to course plan, please make an appointment.

Biochemistry Students

Greg Keller (3276 SES) is available to all Biochemistry undergraduate students. He holds the same Walk-In Advising days/times as stated above.  To schedule an appointment with Greg, follow the online scheduling procedures, also stated above.

Pre-Health Advising

Students seeking advising in Pre-Health should visit UIC's Pre-Health Professions website.