The Research Experience

The Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research (OVCR) looks forward to the fall reopening of all university research programs. The OVCR collaborates with the UIC Environmental Health and Safety Office (EHSO) and has posted restart plans on both websites.

General research restart guidance

Human subjects research

Biological Resources Laboratory (BRL)

Research Resources Center (RRC)

Further information on restarting research within colleges can be found on each college website. If you have any questions for the OVCR leadership and staff regarding research restart, please email