The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is a flagship university boasting the highest level of research activity by the Carnegie Classifications of Institutions of Higher Education. U of I Urbana-Champaign is a land-, sea-, and space-grant institution with a campus library system ranked second largest in the country. This institution houses one of the most extensive Greek systems in the nation, as well as a campus known for its landscape, architecture, and distinctive landmarks.
UIUC is the top of the top. Lots of people come here and they seriously want an education; people are so creative and engaging it blows my mind.
Leslie from Franklin Park, IL
Great friendly campus in the middle of cornfield, USA. Classes are theoretical and challenging in the engineering dept. However, it's easy to take a variety of other classes (art, history, dance, etc), regardless of your major.