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  • Choose Illinois: Accept your offer by May 1

    Ten reasons why you should choose Illinois

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    Summer programs let you experience U of I firsthand

    Sign up for an Illinois summer program. Whether you’re looking to earn class credit or explore possible majors, we have something for you.

  • Welcome to our newly admitted Class of 2026!

    Manage your next steps to enrollment through your personalized Admitted Checklist in myIllini. National College Decision Day, the deadline for students to commit to a college, is May 1.

  • Interested in Illinois? Come visit us!

    The best way to know if a school is for you is simply by being there. Visit and find out for yourself what it’s like to be an Illini. Here are your options for visiting in-person or virtually.

  • First-year admission deadline January 5

    The first-year admission deadline is January 5. Apply now.

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    Apply now! Priority admission deadline November 1

    The multiple ways to apply to Illinois, including a step-by-step  guide to streamline your college applications.

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    Campus visits are back!

    The best way to know if a school is for you is simply by being there. Visit and find out for yourself what it’s like to be an Illini. Here's how to sign up.

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    Our application for admission is open. Apply now!

    First-year applicants applying to enter college in fall 2022 can apply to Illinois in one of three different ways: through myIllini, Coalition, or the Common App. 

  • Choose Illinois: Accept your offer by May 1

    Our campus is like an entire town, made up of professors, squirrels, and many, many, many students. And our town welcomes everyone. 

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    Welcome to the Class of 2025!

    Welcome to the Family. Now that you've been admitted, start experiencing Illinois and building your community.

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    Visit us virtually

    Photo tours, video tours, a virtual reality experience and more ways for you to check out the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign campus.

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    Apply now! Early action deadline November 15

    Freshman applicants can apply to UIUC in one of two ways: myIllini or Coalition. We don't give preference based on application type. Transfer applicants can only apply through myIllini.

  • Visit us virtually

    Tour the University of Illinois Urbana Champaign.

  • SAT and ACT test results optional for fall 2021 freshman applicants

    Students applying for fall 2021 freshman admission to the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign will not be required to submit SAT or ACT test results due to the COVID-19 pandemic limiting students’ opportunities to take the exams.