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Most Helpful Review for Illinois State University
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Kaylyn from Normal, IL
  • 24 out of 24 people found this review helpful

I have learned so much already from ISU. I came to school having no idea what I wanted to do and no direction towards any specific career path. Illinois State helped me figure this out quickly my freshman year through its variety of General Education classes. It really opened my eyes to all of the options you have once you begin your education here.

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  • Ledeborah from Chicago, IL
  • Jul-19-2017 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    This school is so awesome because there's a humongous amount of help for you. There are people there to catch you when you fall and even if you don't need it, the support systems are extremely helpful. There is literally nothing you can't do here!

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  • Sydney
  • Apr-01-2017 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    It is a welcoming atmosphere that encourages students to achieve their highest potential. Illinois State University is a place that always offers a helping to students that are having difficulty with their schedule or everyday life circumstances. I highly recommend students to look into or attend Illinois State University as their future college.

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  • Ariel
  • Mar-20-2017 I am a current student here

    Illinois State is pretty decent. Most of the teachers make the classes enjoyable. Overall it's a nice campus.

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  • Kylee from Moweaqua, IL
  • Mar-15-2017 I am a current student here

    I would give ISU 5 out of 5 stars. It is a great school with even better professors. I couldn't be nay happier with my decision of coming to ISU.

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  • Pema - Moline, IL
  • Dec-21-2016 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    I love the university so much there is so many different options here and you can receive a bachelor degree for almost any major you can think of.

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  • Jackelyn - Bartlett, IL
  • Dec-21-2016 I am a current student here

    My first visit to Illinois State University truly felt like home and I knew right away that this was were I wanted to spend the next four years of my life. Being a student now made me realize that I did make the right decision of choosing this university. Illinois State University has given me so many opportunities to grow as an individual, i do not regret my decision.

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  • Khloe from Hoffman Estates, IL
  • Dec-01-2016 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    My sisters went here and loved everything! Anytime I was on campus I loved seeing everything around. It truly felt like a home!

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  • Riley
  • Oct-09-2016 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    The town of normal is so incredibly cute! Plus there are so many oppurtunities to get involved on campus. It's a very interesting school!

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  • O'nea from Bridgeview, IL
  • Aug-25-2016 I am a current student here

    Illinois State is the best school for a students who are still trying to figure out they major, also ISU have a lot of opportunities for students to explore their creativeness.

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  • seth from bloomington, il
  • Aug-13-2016 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    beginning with visiting the campus, through applying for enrollment and acceptance, illinois state university (isu) has made me feel like part of the isu family. the level of personal attention that has been extended to me has been quite impressive. i definitely see isu being my home away from home.

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