University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


Highest Degree Offered: Doctoral

College Type: Public

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Academic Calendar: Semester

State: Illinois


The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is a national and global leader in education and research, attracting the best students from across the country and around the world. You will select from 150 undergraduate majors and more than 4,000 courses. You'll learn with a world-class faculty who have won the world's top honors for their research and discoveries. The university takes pride in ensuring students make the most of their time here at Illinois, both in and out of the classroom.

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Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 43246
Total Grad Students: Not available
Undergraduate Students: Not available
Faculty: 2305

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 19:1
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Contact Information

601 E John Street
Champaign Illinois 61820


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Main Phone: 217-333-1000

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Admissions Contact:
Office of Admissions and Records

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International Admissions Contact:
International Admissions
Office of Admissions and Records

Athletics Contact:
Jesse Clements
Director, Campus Recreation

Applying to Transfer

Transfer Agreements:

Common App Used?

High School Transcript Required?

Minimum GPA for Applying:
Minimum GPA requirements vary by program. Visit the Admissions' website for a complete list.

Minimum Grades for Transfer:
In general, credit may be granted for courses where a grade of at least a D has been earned.

Credits (Min/Max):
You must earn 60 credits at UIUC to earn a bachelor's degree.

Test Scores for Applying:
It's required that you send us a standardized test score if you have less than 30 graded transferable semester hours of college coursework at the time of application.

Letters of Recommendation Required:
Please do not send unsolicited information such as letters of recommendation. That documentation will NOT be added to your file.

Essay(s) required:
Applicants are also required to answer one essay question on the application and are given an opportunity to submit additional information.

Application Fee:
Please submit a nonrefundable $50 application fee ($60 for international applicants), payable to the University of Illinois, or a completed fee waiver from your college's financial aid office.

Other Requirements:
Some programs require specific course prerequisites, a higher GPA, auditions and/or portfolios.

Fall Deadline:
March 1

Spring Deadline:
October 15

Summer Deadline:
March 1

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Transfer Statistics

Transfers Applied: 3808

Transfers Accepted: 1805

Transfer Percentage Accepted: 47%

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Admissions Data From: Fall 2010



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Transfer students may apply for Scholarships. For Financial Aid complete a FAFSA by March 15. Contact the Office of Student Financial Aid at 217-333-0100 or

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