Statement from the University of Illinois at Chicago
A UIC student living off-campus has been arrested in an investigation of threats made against students and staff at the University of Chicago. UIC Police have been cooperating with its law enforcement partners since the threats became known. No threats were made against UIC students, faculty or staff but the UIC Police have increased patrols on campus. “We are monitoring this situation closely and are concerned about the impact this has had on our campus and the University of Chicago,” stated UIC Chancellor Michael Amiridis.