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University of Illinois at Springfield Stats, Info and Facts

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5,402 Students

52% Admitted

  • 4,956 full time
  • 2,449 part time
  • 1,218 men full time
  • 1,414 women full time
  • 1,569 applied
  • 980 admitted
  • 281 enrolled

2,932 Undergraduates

$9,405 Tuition/Year

  • 1,977 Graduates
  • 111 Non-Degree
  • $9,405 in state
  • $2,008 fees
  • $9,760 room & board
  • $1,200 books and supplies

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At a Glance

Institution Type: Public
Campus Setting: Great Lakes Mid-size city
Highest Degree Offered: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
School Mascot: Prairie Stars
School Colors: Blue & White
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Erin from Mapleton, IL
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  • The only good thing about this college, for me, was the small class sizes. Other than that, the campus is not located within walking distance of any other part of…

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  • Omar from Aurora, IL
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  • The University of Illinois at Springfield is a great school. It is located in the rural section of Illinois. It has a very friendly environment and it's a great place…

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  • anonymous
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  • Professors are very willing to help. Class sizes are small, generally less than 50 students. …

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  • Ayla from Marengo, IL
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  • For every major I've tried to pursue, this school had all of them. I've seen pictures of the campus, and it is just beautiful. What I like most about how…

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  • Breah from Blue Mound, IL
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  • This is a nice small campus. Most of the teachers here are always willing to help you if your struggling in their classes, but there is also a student center…

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Mission Statement

The University of Illinois at Springfield provides an intellectually rich, collaborative, and intimate learning environment for students, faculty, and staff, while serving local, regional, state, national, and international communities. UIS serves its students by building a faculty whose members have a passion for teaching and by creating an environment that nurtures learning. Our faculty members engage students in small classes and experiential learning settings. At UIS, the undergraduate and graduate curricula and the professional programs emphasize liberal arts, interdisciplinary approaches, lifelong learning, and engaged citizenship. UIS provides its students with the knowledge, skills, and experience that lead to productive careers in the private and public sectors. UIS serves the pursuit of knowledge by encouraging and valuing excellence in scholarship. Scholarship at UIS is broadly defined. Faculty members are engaged in the scholarship of discovery, integration, application, and teaching. Excellence in teaching and meaningful service depend on a foundation of excellence

University of Illinois at Springfield
  • Located in Springfield, IL
  • Public
  • 5,402 students enrolled
  • 52% admitted
  • $9,405 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
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  • Brianna from Carrollton, IL
  • I am a current student here

    You have to make your own fun here, as it is not a very large school. Many activities are provided, and there is some outside campus life as well.

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  • Samantha from Palatine, IL
  • I am a current student here

    The students here are all really nice. I live in the on-campus town homes and they are so nice! Living on campus is a great way to meet new friends, making everything so much more fun here. The campus throws so many different events that there is always something to do.

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