UIC Jazz Festival


13th Annual UIC Jazz Fest

Thursday, February 17, 2022
8am- 6pm
Student Center East
750 S. Halsted St
Chicago IL, 60607

We are excited to announce that this year's guest artist is the fantastic jazz trumpet player, producer, and educator, Jeremy Pelt.

Registrations Now Open

You may enter up to four ensembles per school in either the combo category, big band category, or a combination of both. Early Bird registration fees are $250 for Big Bands and $200 for Combos. The Early Bird deadline is 12/15/2021. After this date the fees are $275 for Big Bands and $225 for Combos. Checks should be made payable to the University of Illinois at Chicago and mailed to:

School of Theater & Music College of Architecture, Design, & the Arts University of Illinois at Chicago 1040 West Harrison Street, M/C 255 Chicago, IL 60607-7139

All applications will be honored on a first-come, first-served basis and will be considered complete only upon receipt of payment. Based on application date we will guarantee three entries, with the fourth pending available space.

Fee deadline is 1/17/22. A full refund of the participation fee must be requested in writing prior to January 17, 2022. Schools withdrawing after that date will forfeit the entire entry fee. Extended entry deadline is 2/3/2022.