University of Illinois at Urbana-ChampaignSchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Champaign, Illinois Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$15,122

Avg in-state tuition

$32,264

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

A public university in Champaign, Illinois, U of I enrolls about 51,000 students annually. The school has an acceptance rate of 59% and a graduation rate of 85%. U of I features over 150 undergraduate and 100 graduate fields of study, including more than 75 online programs. A research leader, U of I boasts one of the nation's largest public university library collections and more than 110 research centers and institutes. The school also hosts a multipurpose theater, a 70,000-seat stadium, and one of the largest college recreational facilities in the country.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

59% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 59%

Retention Rate (High Retention Rate) 93%

Graduation Rate (High Graduation Rate) 85%

SAT & ACT

Students who attend this school typically have higher standardized test scores than students at other schools.

While test scores can be an important aspect of college applications, schools determine admission based on several factors, and these test scores are only a suggested range.

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SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1210-1470

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 26-32

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of more than 15,000 students.

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46%

Female Student Population

20:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

52k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

41%

Non-U.S. Citizen

22%

Asian

16%

Hispanic

10%

Black

5%

Two or more races

3%

Unknown

2%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

25% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

25%

State Grant Aid

31%

Institution Grant Aid

48%

Pell Grant

25%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,107
State Grant Aid $5,670
Institution Grant Aid $10,020
Pell Grant Aid $4,835
Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.