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CUPPA Graduate

UIC Urban Planning & Public Affairs

We are the University of Illinois System's home for the study of public policy and contemporary urban challenges.

Explore majors and minors designed to help you make the places we live better.

CUPPA's two undergraduate majors, public policy and urban studies, will give you tangible skills when you graduate.

Meet our new dean, Dr. Stacey Swearingen White Heading link

CUPPA Faculty and Staff welcomed the seventh dean of the college, Stacey Swearingen White, on July 1, 2022. Watch MUPP Alum Annie Howard interview Dean Swearingen White.

Feb 15 2023

What Social and Emotional Learning Means Today

Wednesday, 12:00 pm–1:00 pm America/Chicago
Feb 22 2023

CUPPA's Open House - Learn About CUPPA Degrees

Wednesday, 6:00 pm–7:30 pm
CUPPA Hall Lower Level
Feb 24 2023

Flames Fridays

Friday, 11:00 am–2:00 pm
UIC Student Center East
Mar 15 2023

Discover Sessions for Prospective CUPPA Students

Wednesday, 4:30 pm–5:00 pm
Mar 15 2023

MPA, MPP & MSCA Virtual Info Session

Wednesday, 5:30 pm–7:00 pm CST