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Academic Rigor
4.0400
Dorm Life
3.8871
Food and Dining
3.7460
Bang for the buck
4.3103
Clubs and Activities
4.3438
Greek Life
5.0000
Campus Safety
4.2667
Most Helpful Review for Eastern Illinois University
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: William from Schaumburg, IL
  • 16 out of 16 people found this review helpful

The Gen. Ed. classes are all enjoyable and my major classes were taught by teachers who knew their subjects very well.

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  • Makenzie
  • Sep-20-2014 I am a current student here

    Great financial aid opportunities! Huge party school. Ugly campus.

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  • Ellie
  • May-26-2014 I am a current student here

    Eastern Illinois University is a fantastic university! It has such a close campus community, and the faculty to student ratio is excellent. I would highly recommend the university to anyone!

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  • Hannah
  • May-21-2014 I am a current student here

    EIU is a great place to go to college! You get the experience of a campus life while also still being in a classroom that's a smaller size. This makes the teachers more approachable and allows students to succeed.

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  • Caitlin from Round Lake Beach, IL
  • Mar-27-2014 I am a current student here

    Eastern Illinois provides both a great academic and social enviornment for it's students. There are a broad range of on and off campus clubs, and activities to choose from, including a large greek life opportunity. It's gorgeous campus is close enough to essential stores, hospitals, etc., but far away enough from the hustle and bustle of everyday life to provide a great sense of independence, really making that college experience.

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  • James from Tinley Park, IL
  • Mar-09-2014 I am a current student here

    I really like attending EUI because it is a smaller university. The campus is easy to get around. The classes are small enough that if you need some extra help it is very easy.

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  • Anonymous
  • Mar-01-2014 I am a current student here

    On a scale of one to ten, I would give EIU an 11. It is a fantastic school that really cares about its students. The faculty are well versed in their areas and want to see their students succeed.

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  • dominique from Urbana, IL
  • Jan-24-2014 I am a current student here

    EIU is a great college campus where it is easy to become friends with others. The campus is small and makes it easier to get to classes. It is very enjoyable and the faculty is good.

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  • Taylor
  • Jan-22-2014 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    The music program highly interests me. I love the flute professor, she is a wonderful teacher. Can't wait for my audition.

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  • Aliaya from Blue Island, IL
  • Jan-09-2014 I am a current student here

    eastern Illinois is a highly diverse school with meaningful people full of enthusiasm and tough love. eastern has out of this world school spirit. eastern has very independent students who are excited to get an education. GO BIG BLUE!!

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  • Thomas from Chicago, IL
  • Dec-16-2013 I am a current student here

    Its a very good college, the environment is good. The people you meet there are very welcoming. Education is the number one priority so there is many tutoring advantages.

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