More about the INTO Illinois State University Center
Join students from around the world in pursuing your degree at Illinois State University—an American university that values the international student experience and career preparation. With our 17:1 student-to-faculty ratio and average class size of 33 students, you get the personal experience of a small college—with the resources of a big university. Our #91 Top Public School ranking from U.S. News & World Report, paired with our top programs and location, makes Illinois State the ideal setting to land for studying abroad in the US.
Choose from leading programs like our #4 International Business Program (Study.com 2019), #9 Risk Management and Insurance, #89 Best Part-Time MBA Program (U.S. News & World Report); or follow your interests in STEM, where 80% of international students go on to use Optional Practical Training (OPT) or continue on with advanced education within three months of graduating. Whatever your path, we help you achieve your academic and professional goals with the right level of support. Learn more about our programs today.
We’re here for you
INTO Illinois State creates a welcoming atmosphere that provides you with the resources needed to integrate into the university and US culture. You can find our center located right on the Illinois State campus, so you will never be too far from your support system. There, you will be met by dedicated staff ready to assist you with housing, student wellness and arrival support. We offer social opportunities and can provide assistance with travel plans or anything else you may need throughout your student journey.