Undergraduate Admissions

Enrollment Profile

  • Total enrollment of over 11,707 students
  • Freshman class size of 1,605, new transfer students totaled 1,213
  • Average ACT score of 21; average high school class rank of 57.6%
  • Students come from 92 Illinois counties, 37 states, and 50 nations
  • 29.4% minority students including African American, Hispanic, Latino, Asian American, and Native American
  • Female to male ratio is 49:51
  • 16% of new freshman are undeclared majors

Faculty and Class Size

  • Low student-to-faculty ratio (15:1) with average class size of 21 students
  • 72% of faculty hold the highest degree attainable in their discipline
  • 93% of courses are taught by faculty - not teaching assistants

Campus Facts and Facilities

Academics

Highlights

  • Low student-to-faculty ratio (15:1)
  • Average class size of 21 students
  • 93% of courses are taught by faculty - not teaching assistants
  • All costs are guaranteed for four years
  • 67 undergraduate degree programs; 35 graduate programs; 13 pre-professional degrees


students on campus