The 25th Annual Honors College Ball


Friday, March 9, 2018 River Roast Chicago 315 N. LaSalle Drive Chicago, IL 60654

7:00 p.m – 7:45 p.m. Check-In & Cocktails 7:45 p.m – 9:00 p.m. Program & Dinner 9:00 p.m – 12:00 a.m. Dancing

General Ticket Information:

This event is open to all UIC students, faculty, and staff. To note, guests do not have to be affiliated with UIC. However, a UIC member must sponsor the ticket purchase. In other words, outside guests cannot purchase tickets for themselves.

The ticket price includes dinner, dessert, unlimited soft drinks and dancing!

  • Student tickets are $30 each
  • Faculty/staff tickets are $75 each

Tickets will be on sale starting on Monday, January 29th through Friday, March 2nd or until sold out, and will be available to purchase with cash or check in-person as well (see below). All ticket sales are limited and will be processed on a first come, first serve basis – so the earlier, the better!

Ticket prices reflect the overall cost of the event and are not involved in raising funds for UIC or the Honors College.

Methods of Payment


Tickets can be reserved online here.


Please come to the Honors College, which is located on the first floor of Burnham Hall, between the hours of 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. Mon.-Fri. starting on Monday, January 29th through Friday, March 2nd. Nancy Moreno at the Honors College Front Desk, or Tyler Nielsen, Honors College Program Assistant, will be able to help!

Tickets can be purchased by cash or check. Please make checks payable to the UIC Honors College.


Dinner for the 25th Annual Honors College Ball will be plated meal, without assigned seating (except for department-sponsored tables). Guests will be able to select from a limited menu and order at the event – meals do not need to be selected in advance of the Ball during the RSVP process. Unlimited soda and juice will also be included, and there will also be a cash bar available for attendees who are 21 or older.


Cocktail or business casual attire requested.


Valet or self-parking options are available at and nearby River Roast Chicago. Self-parking is available at hourly rates at various self-parking lots and ramps within a few blocks of the restaurant. Valet parking is also available from River Roast at a rate of $18.00. For public transportation, it is a 5 minute walk from either the Clark & Lake CTA Blue Line station or from the Merchandise Mart Brown Line Station, or attendees can use a variety of CTA bus options (we recommend using the Google maps public transportation option to determine the best route from your location).

Contact Information

For inquiries regarding the Honors College Ball or accessibility concerns, please contact the Honors College at 312-413-2260 or