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2023 Best College Dorms in Illinois

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  1. #1 Best College Dorms in Illinois.

    University of Chicago

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    4 Year,

    CHICAGO, IL,

    1224 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says UChicago certainly lives up to the rumors of its academic rigor but it pays off because each of my classes has been full of highly engaged students excited to study and discuss the material!...I’d recommend this college only to students who genuinely enjoy dedicating over 50% of their time to their academics..

    Read 1224 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 7%,

    Net Price: $36,584,

    SAT Range: 1500-1570,

  2. #2 Best College Dorms in Illinois.

    Wheaton College - Illinois

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    4 Year,

    WHEATON, IL,

    661 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says I am so grateful for choosing Wheaton. As a freshman, I already feel very at home here. Even in the midst of a pandemic, Wheaton has been extremely intentional about building community. Also, in my....

    Read 661 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Acceptance Rate: 87%,

    Net Price: $27,474,

    SAT Range: 1210-1450,

  3. #3 Best College Dorms in Illinois.

    School of the Art Institute of Chicago

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    4 Year,

    CHICAGO, IL,

    708 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says This institution is definitely something to consider if you want to explore and feel unsure about what you want to pursue. However, something to keep in mind is that if you want to go into....

    Read 708 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Acceptance Rate: 78%,

    Net Price: $51,606,

    SAT Range: 1120-1360,

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  6. #7 Best College Dorms in Illinois.

    Eastern Illinois University

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    4 Year,

    CHARLESTON, IL,

    1330 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says In my past 4 years here at EIU, there's been a lot of change. The campus pre-COVID was a completely different atmosphere, a lot more fun and there seemed to be a lot more students out and about. Now,....

    Read 1330 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 56%,

    Net Price: $13,551,

    SAT Range: 960-1140,

  7. #8 Best College Dorms in Illinois.

    Illinois College

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    4 Year,

    JACKSONVILLE, IL,

    380 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Illinois college has become my home away from home, and also has been a place of great growth for me over my 4 years. I have grown both as an individual and as a student. I feel prepared for my....

    Read 380 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 75%,

    Net Price: $17,544,

    SAT Range: 820-1120,

  8. #9 Best College Dorms in Illinois.

    Olivet Nazarene University

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    4 Year,

    BOURBONNAIS, IL,

    1385 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Personally I like olivet, it is a great place to make life long friends and become very close with your roommate. Honestly I hate that they lock you in the building at night with an alarm after....

    Read 1385 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 75%,

    Net Price: $20,006,

    SAT Range: 960-1180,

  9. #11 Best College Dorms in Illinois.

    Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

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    4 Year,

    EDWARDSVILLE, IL,

    1667 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says SIUE is such a safe, clean, and beautiful campus. Everyone will have different opinions about every school but I would never choose another school. At SIUE, every single professor I have had cares....

    Read 1667 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 85%,

    Net Price: $14,506,

    SAT Range: 1010-1220,

  10. #15 Best College Dorms in Illinois.

    Illinois State University

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    4 Year,

    NORMAL, IL,

    3013 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says At ISU you get a small town vibe, which I personally love about the campus and the town itself. The campus grounds are pretty, especially in the heart of campus in the arboretum. Professors here are....

    Read 3013 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 81%,

    Net Price: $20,933,

    SAT Range: 1020-1220,

  11. #16 Best College Dorms in Illinois.

    Loyola University Chicago

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    4 Year,

    CHICAGO, IL,

    3001 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says My experience at Loyola has been rewarding. My first impression of the university was that they truly value the education provided for their students, and that’s exactly what they show. Every....

    Read 3001 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 71%,

    Net Price: $37,731,

    SAT Range: 1130-1330,

  12. #17 Best College Dorms in Illinois.

    Northeastern Illinois University

    4 Year,

    CHICAGO, IL,

    1168 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says Northeastern Illinois University, like a lot of other things in life, is what you make of it. You get out what you put in. The biggest distinction from high school, in my opinion, is that you have a....

    Read 1168 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 61%,

    Net Price: $14,831,

    SAT Range: 810-1010,

  13. #18 Best College Dorms in Illinois.

    Augustana College - Illinois

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    4 Year,

    ROCK ISLAND, IL,

    766 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says At Augustana, I received a very "hands-on" education. I was a double major in Communication Disorders and Sciences and Spanish for Professional Use. In the CSD department, I was a student-clinician....

    Read 766 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 57%,

    Net Price: $24,233,

  14. University of Illinois Springfield

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    4 Year,

    SPRINGFIELD, IL,

    482 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Graduate Student says I appreciate the schools' communicative and relationship skills. The school hasexceptional lecturers who are not only good in teaching but treat proper relationship with students and other members of staff as paramount. University of Illinois Springfield is very accommodating as they are always open to receive students from all parts of the world irrespective of their race, religion, culture and beliefs and background. University of Illinois offers several courses and has three branches located at Springfield, Urbana and Chicago. This gives room to accommodate more students. University of Illinois Springfield is located in the heart of the Illinois town and has so many beautiful....

    Read 482 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 77%,

    Net Price: $11,628,

    SAT Range: 980-1190,

  15. Southern Illinois University Carbondale

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    4 Year,

    CARBONDALE, IL,

    2030 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says Going to college at SIUC has been so wonderful. The beauty that Southern Illinois has to offer really sealed the deal for me, I enjoy hiking on the weekends and whenever I need a good study break.....

    Read 2030 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 92%,

    Net Price: $15,638,

    SAT Range: 930-1180,

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