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University of Illinois at Springfield Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

5,174 students

60% admitted

  • 2,632 full time
  • 2,542 part time
  • 1,218 men full time
  • 1,414 women full time
  • 1,243 applied
  • 747 admitted
  • 241 enrolled

3,086 Undergraduates

$7,398 tuition/year

  • 1,977 Graduates
  • 111 Non-Degree
  • $7,398 in state
  • $1,780 fees
  • $9,300 room & board
  • $1,200 books and supplies

Social Stream

At a Glance

Institution Type: Public
Campus Setting: Great Lakes Mid-size city
Highest Degree Offered: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Erin from Mapleton, IL
  • 0
  • The only good thing about this college, for me, was the small class sizes. Other than that, the campus is not located within walking distance of any other part of…

  • Mar-15-2012 Read More
  • Ayla from Marengo, IL
  • 0
  • For every major I've tried to pursue, this school had all of them. I've seen pictures of the campus, and it is just beautiful. What I like most about how…

  • May-16-2012 Read More
  • Omar from Aurora, IL
  • 0
  • The University of Illinois at Springfield is a great school. It is located in the rural section of Illinois. It has a very friendly environment and it's a great place…

  • Oct-06-2013 Read More
  • Breah from Blue Mound, IL
  • 0
  • This is a nice small campus. Most of the teachers here are always willing to help you if your struggling in their classes, but there is also a student center…

  • Jan-05-2012 Read More
  • Shelly
  • 0
  • UIS is a very small school. To have a good experience, live on campus. To not be bored, get involved!…

  • May-22-2012 Read More
Mission Statement

The University of Illinois at Springfield provides an intellectually rich, collaborative, and intimate learning environment for students, faculty, and staff, while serving local, regional, state, national, and international communities. UIS serves its students by building a faculty whose members have a passion for teaching and by creating an environment that nurtures learning. Our faculty members engage students in small classes and experiential learning settings. At UIS, the undergraduate and graduate curricula and the professional programs emphasize liberal arts, interdisciplinary approaches, lifelong learning, and engaged citizenship. UIS provides its students with the knowledge, skills, and experience that lead to productive careers in the private and public sectors. UIS serves the pursuit of knowledge by encouraging and valuing excellence in scholarship. Scholarship at UIS is broadly defined. Faculty members are engaged in the scholarship of discovery, integration, application, and teaching. Excellence in teaching and meaningful service depend on a foundation of excellence

University of Illinois at Springfield
  • Located in Springfield, IL
  • Public
  • 5,174 students enrolled
  • 60% admitted
  • $7,398 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 3
  • Brianna from Carrollton, IL
  • Nov-15-2011 I am a current student here

    You have to make your own fun here, as it is not a very large school. Many activities are provided, and there is some outside campus life as well.

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  • Samantha from Palatine, IL
  • Dec-12-2010 I am a current student here

    The students here are all really nice. I live in the on-campus town homes and they are so nice! Living on campus is a great way to meet new friends, making everything so much more fun here. The campus throws so many different events that there is always something to do.

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