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What are others saying about University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign?

Academic Rigor
4.3347
Dorm Life
4.0216
Food and Dining
3.8333
Bang for the buck
4.0345
Clubs and Activities
4.6804
Greek Life
5.0000
Campus Safety
4.1042
Most Helpful Review for University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Kristen from Chicago, IL
  • 52 out of 57 people found this review helpful

I've learned things so far in every course I've taken and have met really great professors and instructors. You learn a lot from the people as well. They're from all over the world.

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  • Samantha
  • Jul-01-2014 I am a current student here

    I thought I would be overwhelmed by the number of students at the school. I was, but I realized that the large student body contributes to a diverse student culture and gives us students a lot of different opportunities. The parties are pretty good, too.

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  • Guadalupe from Chicago, IL
  • Jun-11-2014 I am a current student here

    The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has been my home away from home. I am glad I came here to inspire and diversify myself a student and individual. This is one University to consider for your higher education.

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  • Nicole Tsang
  • Apr-24-2014 I am a current student here

    The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is a great school that offers students numerous opportunities to grow and further develop their education. It has a diverse group of students who all come together to represent an outstanding school. Everyday, students will meet someone new and always have new experiences because there is truly never a dull day on the University of Illinois's campus.

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  • Marcell from Dolton, IL
  • Mar-22-2014 I am a current student here

    The University of Illinois is a great school with a diverse campus! There are a lot of resources for students to use and there's always some type of activity going on. You will definitely get your moneys worth!

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  • Jaclyn
  • Mar-10-2014 I am a current student here

    From Green Street to Block I, this campus is perfect for me. There is so much diversity and new things to see! There is no place I would rather be than UIUC.

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  • Midwestern at heart
  • Mar-08-2014 I am a current student here

    There are a lot of cornfields, but it adds to the Midwestern charm. People are very down-to-earth, friendly and involved in campus (through Registered Student Organizations, club sports, etc.) Students work very hard -- we are known for having a great Engineering school -- but they also take price in being Princeton Review's No. 3 Party school.

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  • Adilene
  • Mar-03-2014 I am a current student here

    A large campus university with endless opportunities. Pretty diverse body of students and professors. If you like being surrounded by crops this is the place to be!

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  • Jinyoung Atlanta, GA
  • Feb-28-2014 I am a current student here

    This university is in a rural setting and has a large campus town. The overall atmosphere and feel of this school is actually very nice and relaxing. Something about the school and the people here make you feel comfortable.

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  • Edith from Chicago, IL
  • Feb-10-2014 I am a past student here

    The academics are great and I could not have been any happier that I got to experience a REAL college experience. Everyone is super nice and outgoing. But my love for the city was greater.

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  • Angelica from Chicago, IL
  • Feb-09-2014 I am a past student here

    This university is very focused on sciences and engineering. Programs outside of science and engineering tend to get much less funding. The university is also pretty segregated, although there is a wide variety of people on this campus the separation is obvious among students.

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