students in the classroom


If you don't know what you’re going to do with your life yet, don't panic. This might just be your AHA! moment.

students in the classroom


The courses you take at Illinois aren’t just going to prepare you for the future—they’re going to give you the chance to explore and grow.

an Illinois professor in action


Our academic reputation has brought the very finest into Illinois classrooms and labs since 1867.

students in a research lab


You can delve into research as soon as you want. We’re one of the world’s greatest public research universities for a reason.

students studying abroad in Granada

Study Abroad

The experiences you have when you study abroad are going to change the way you look at the world and your life in relation to it.

Illinois honors students


From our campus honors program to college and departmental honors programs, we give you many ways to shine on campus—and tons of perks, too!