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Activity Reporting (ARS)

Activity Reporting System (ARS) is a secure, online system designed to collect information on the activities of faculty and academic staff at UIC. Access to this system is limited. Each department or unit has at least one authorized person responsible for data entry in the ARS system.

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Access ARS Manual

Data collected through ARS is used to :

  • complete the Cost Study for the Illinois Board of Higher Education
  • other purposes include course assignment analysis; instructional workload reports; space analysis reports; and hospital finance reports.

Academic staff includes administrators, academic professionals, research staff, and graduate assistants. The system also includes individuals who are appointed in visiting or adjunct academic positions.

Please see our FAQ section to learn more about how the ARS system works.

For getting access to ARS or any issues with entering data contact us at