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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Required
Secondary School GPA: Required
Secondary School Rank: Not required
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Required for international applicants

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AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

North and School Streets Normal, IL 61790-1000
Phone: (309) 438-2231
Admissions Phone: (309) 438-2181
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Illinois State University
  • Located in Normal, IL
  • Public
  • 21,134 students enrolled
  • 71% admitted
  • $10,260 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • lauren from iuka, il
  • May-07-2016 I am a past student here

    get involved right away. if you don't make the effort to make friends, you'll get left behind because everyone else will be moving forward without you!

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  • Anonymous
  • Mar-11-2016 I am a current student here

    Learn how to manage your time and watch you study habits

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  • Darrin - Lansing, IL
  • Feb-07-2016 I am a current student here

    Honestly it's not that diverse here other then it's fun and it's easy to find parties when your not in Greek life so don't worry about that

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  • Aimee - Freeport, IL
  • Dec-23-2015 I am a current student here

    Have fun and enjoy your college experience. Prepare yourself for your class. Expan your knowledge.

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  • from Galesburg, IL
  • Dec-18-2015 I am a current student here

    Get on sites that you can talk to people to pick a roommate ,if you do not have one. I met mine on a ISU facebook site. You need to make sure you select the right one.

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