Welcome to Illinois State University

Illinois State University remains dedicated to delivering an individualized education experience with small class sizes and personalized attention. When you attend the university, you can expect quality at an affordable price.

  • #83 Top Public Schools (U.S. News & World Report 2018).
  • 98% of our faculty hold the highest degree possible in their field .
  • #9 Best Value U.S. Colleges for International Students (USA Today 2017).
  • #159 National Universities (U.S. News and World Report 2018).
  • Illinois is the 4th state in the US with the most fortune 500 company corporate headquarters (illinoispolicy.org 2017).
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Your course options

If you meet the specified language and academic criteria for your undergraduate degree, you may apply directly to Illinois State.

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Your INTO Center

Illinois State University is powered by its diverse student population that fosters a global perspective and an engaging learning environment. As a student, you will gain all the knowledge and tools needed to succeed both inside and outside the classroom.

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Life In Bloomington-Normal

Ranked as one of the best college towns in the US, Bloomington-Normal offers midwestern charm with all the amenities and career building opportunities of a larger city.

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Your accommodation

Our residence halls are more than just a place to eat and sleep. On-campus housing is an opportunity to meet new friends and study partners, providing you with the perfect balance of academics, recreation and community. When you live on campus, you have all the resources you need, just steps away. Residence Life staff are available 24 hours a day for any questions or concerns you may have.

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