Find out about requirements, fees, and deadlines
Illinois Tech is looking for students of high academic caliber with strong community ties and work ethic. In the application, we evaluate your academic standing, extracurricular, community-based and leadership involvement. We also like to hear why you think an education at Illinois Tech would help you pursue your academic and career goals and how you could contribute to the Illinois Tech community.
Every year, approximately twenty-five percent of our incoming class are transfer students. Here you'll join a smart, dynamic group of students who are exploring new talents, having fun, and enriching their lives through our diverse list of more than 150 student organizations and academic-oriented groups. These special programs offer something for aspiring entrepreneurs, architects, inventors—you name it. Apply as a transfer student at iit.edu.
The PayScale College ROI (Return On Investment) Report ranks Illinois Tech #1 in Illinois and #35 in the U.S. for mid-career earnings of graduates who have earned a bachelor’s degree (among all private universities, after aid).
With 98 percent of our undergraduates receiving some form of financial aid, Illinois Tech has significant experience making an education affordable for our students and their families. We understand that the price of a private education may be intimidating, so we work with you to find feasible solutions.>
There's no better way to find out if a university is a good fit than by visiting campus—to see where you'll learn, live, eat, and have fun. We have many ways to check out campus and experience life as a student. All high school and transfer students are welcome to attend our daily visits and Discover Illinois Tech Day. Illinois Tech also offers daily visits and tours, giving you a chance to meet current students and members of our distinguished faculty. Can't visit campus in person? No Worries - we offer virtual options as well. Visit today.
“Illinois Tech has the resources of the city, its supporters, its staff, its alumni, and students that are unparalleled to other universities in the area. The hands-on learning that Illinois Tech offers leads you to discover yourself to solve problems in creative fashions that not only apply to the problem at hand, but to everything you do from here on out.”