601 E. John Street Champaign, IL 61820-5711 217-333-0302
http://www.uiuc.edu ugradadmissions@uiuc.edu
About University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign
  • Year of Foundation 1867
  • Size of Campus 4724 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master, Post Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 30,909
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 47% 53% 7%OUS
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $8,502 in-state, $21,895 out-of-state
  • Room and Board $8,196
  • Nonfall Registration Not Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition More selective
  • Application Fee $40
  • Enrollment No. 30,395
The University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign (U of I, University of Illinois, UIUC, or simply Illinois) is a public research intensive university in the U.S. state of Illinois. It is the flagship campus of the University of Illinois system. The University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign is the second oldest public university in the state, second to Illinois State University, and is a founding member of the Big Ten Conference. It is considered a Public Ivy and is a member of the Association of American Universities. The university is designated as a RU/VH Research University (very high research activities). The campus library system possesses the second-largest university library in the United States and the fifth-largest in the country overall.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Epsilon Honor Society, Beta Alpha Psi Professional Business Society, Gargoyle Honor Society, Mortar Board, National Society of Collegiate Scholars, Omega Chi Epsilon Chemical Engineering Society, Phi Scholars of the Honor Society Phi Kappa Phi, Phi S
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of sororities 33
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Adventist Christian Fellowship, All Souls Presbyterian Church Campus Ministry, Alpha and Omega Campus Outreach Bible Study, Alpha Nu Omega, Inc. , Apostolic, Christian Youth Group, Baha'i Association at the University of Il
  • Other on-campus organizations 40%
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 22%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) AIESEC Illinois, Bangladeshi Students Association, Chinese Entrepreneur and Professional Club, Chinese Students and Scholars Association, Club Canada, Cosmopolitan Club at the University of Illinois, Emergency UIUC, Fellows
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 58
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 45
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus New students are welcomed to campus with a Convocation ceremony, picnic, and carnival; Illinois' homecoming tradition is one of the oldest and best in the nation; The Krannert Center for the Performing Arts hosts world renowned performers in music, dance a
  • Number of students in fraternities 58
  • Percent students who are frat members 20%
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest train Champaign, IL (1)
  • Distance to nearest bus Champaign, IL (1)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Chicago, IL (150), Champaign/Urbana, IL (5)
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 4%
  • Number of students using college housing 52%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 40%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 33%
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (46%), women's dorms (6%), men's dorms (1%), sorority housing (8%), fraternity housing (17%), apartments for married students (6%), apartment for single students (0%), special housing for disabled students (1%), special housing for international
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 53%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 109
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 0%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 3%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
Campus Services
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Computer Courses No
  • Museums Beckman Institute for Advanced Science & Technology (cultivates leading-edge, interdisciplinary research of the highest quality. Research at the Institute is focused around three scientific and technologically relevant research initiatives: Biological Inte
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 169,894
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 17,466
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in some of the libraries (excluding computer labs), in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Number Of Books in Library 10,015,321
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 260
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number of e-books 8,430
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 4,500
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance, other
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number Of Microforms 9,201,301
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 1,514
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, military, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, other
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Library Facilities 100%
  • Number Of Subscriptions 89,444
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 9,000
Student Employment and Career
  • Employed Students after 2 years 89%
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,007
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 24%
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training, other
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Student Employment Federal
  • Employed Students after 1 year 83%
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Caterpillar Inc., U.S. Armed Forces, Deloitte and Touche, Teach for America, Accenture, Hewitt & Associates, Motorola, Cerner Corporation, JP Morgan Chase Bank, Microsoft, Cargill, KPMG LLP, Abbott Laboratories, BP Amoco, Citigroup, Ernst & Young LLP, Gen
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 73%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
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