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Governors State University Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

5,660 students

N/A admitted

  • 1,969 full time
  • 3,691 part time
  • 593 men full time
  • 1,376 women full time

2,925 Undergraduates

N/A tuition/year

  • 2,667 Graduates
  • 68 Non-Degree
  • N/A out of state
  • N/A fees
  • N/A room & board
  • N/A books
  • (Based on stats from 2012/2013)

At a Glance

Institution Type: Public
Campus Setting: Great Lakes Rural area, on fringe of an urban area
Highest Degree Offered: Doctor's degree - professional practice
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • GSU student
  • 0
  • Governors State University is an excellent university for continuing education. I returned to academic study after being in the work force for over ten years. The campus is undergoing improvements…

  • May-13-2012 Read More
  • Kristin from Bourbonnais, IL
  • 0
  • As with any school, there are teachers here that are extremely knowledgeable about the subject but just don't know how to teach it. Fortunately I've only experienced a couple like…

  • Apr-12-2012 Read More
  • Joseph from Momence, IL
  • 0
  • Very unique college setting geared to helping the student enhance their knowledge in the subject of studies and assist in the development of the student social interaction skills…

  • May-20-2012 Read More
  • Rachael from Merrillville, IN
  • 0
  • GSU has great academic resources in the library including tutoring and essay writing skills. GSU advisers are very helpful and always willing to make time to complete your plan of study. GSU…

  • Oct-11-2012 Read More

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 4
  • Jessica from Oak Lawn, IL
  • Nov-15-2011 I am a current student here

    The only bad part about being here is that I live almost an hour away and the class times offered are sometimes not the best. There are a lot of mid-afternoon classes...the worst time to drive, especially in the winter. And once you're within a mile of the school there are no stop-lights so it takes forever to get up to it if you're going or leaving at rush hour. I wish the science labs were better, coming from Moraine which were brand new, this was kind of a let down. But! They did just set construction into motion and the entire science building is getting redone, so it will get better.

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