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University of Illinois at Springfield
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  • 4 Year
  • SPRINGFIELD, IL

Report Card

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B
  2. Value
    grade B+
  3. Diversity
    grade A
  4. Campus
    grade B minus
  5. Athletics
    grade B
  6. Party Scene
    grade B minus
  7. Professors
    grade B
  8. Location
    grade B minus
  9. Dorms
    grade B minus
  10. Campus Food
    grade B+
  11. Student Life
    grade B minus
  12. Safety
    grade B

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Illinois at Springfield is an above-average public university located in Springfield, Illinois. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 1,853 undergraduate students. Admissions is somewhat competitive as the Illinois at Springfield acceptance rate is 77%. Popular majors include Business, Computer Science, and Psychology. Graduating 54% of students, Illinois at Springfield alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $34,800.

About

ONE UNIVERSITY PLAZA
SPRINGFIELD, IL 62703
About Illinois at Springfield...
Athletic Division
NCAA Division II (without football)
Athletic Conference
Great Lakes Valley Conference

University of Illinois at Springfield Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Illinois at Springfield Admissions

Acceptance Rate
77%
Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
SAT Range
1000-1220
ACT Range
19-26
Application Fee
$50
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
No

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Cost

Net Price
$11,534 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$13,564 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
96%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
12:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
93%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 28 responses
88%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 32 responses
66%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 32 responses

Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
12
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
12
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    34%
  • On Campus
    32%
  • Online
    33%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,853 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
821
Undergrads Over 25
18%
Pell Grant
41%
Varsity Athletes
13%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 14 responses
  • Individual...no one's the same
    57%
  • Social
    43%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
37%
of students say Greek life is pretty low-key and has little effect on the social scene. 35 responses
Poll
64%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 45 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 24 responses
  • UIS is what you make it :)
    58%
  • Leadership Lived
    33%
  • Bleh
    4%
  • Home away from home
    4%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$44,600 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
54%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
91%
National
83%
70%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 20 responses

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