University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign


University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

Backed by over 150 years of ingenuity and imagination, the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign puts you in the same hallways as 26 Pulitzer Prize winners, 23 Nobel Laureates, the inventors of YouTube and PayPal, and a long list of game-changing innovators. Harness your power at the University of Illinois—the Power of I.

Academic Programs

  • Design
  • Engineering
  • Research
  • Science
  • Technology
  • Liberal Arts
  • Business
  • Education
  • Communication
  • Music
  • Art & Design
  • Economics
  • Finance/Accounting
  • Government/Political Science
  • Health Science
  • Performing Arts
  • Social Science
  • Visual Arts

Student experience

  • Athletics
  • Co-op/Internship Opportunities
  • Disability Services
  • Greek Life
  • Intramural/Club Sports
  • LGBTQIA Services
  • Military/Veteran Services
  • On-Campus Housing
  • ROTC Program
  • Study Abroad
  • Undergraduate Research

Application information

Find out about requirements, fees, and deadlines


Our first-year application is available beginning September 1. To be eligible for early action, you must submit your application by November 1, and all required items must be received by November 7. The last day to apply is January 5. For more information on our first-year application process, visit the How to Apply and Frequently Asked Questions sections of our website.


Our transfer application is available beginning September 1. If you’re applying for spring admission, the deadline is October 15. If you’re applying for fall admission, the deadline is March 1. For more information on our transfer application process, visit the How to Apply and Frequently Asked Questions sections of our website.

Additional Information

Our net price calculator can give you a better idea of how much your attendance may cost you after receiving financial aid. This estimate is based on full-time enrollment and doesn't include merit-based or outside scholarships.

You can apply for financial aid by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), which is available to everyone regardless of financial need. If you're an Illinois resident who isn't otherwise eligible for federal financial aid, you can submit the Alternative Application for Illinois Financial Aid.

Illinois residents whose families makes $67,100 or less may be eligible for our Illinois Commitment financial aid package, which covers the cost of tuition and campus fees.

Visit us

Get a better feel for UIUC and all it can offer you by visiting us in person or exploring campus virtually. This is one of the best ways to picture yourself as part of our university and discover whether it’s the place for you. Visit our website to view a variety of options and sign up!

“What makes this university so special is its ability to serve students in a way that honors where you come from and supports who you’re becoming.”

Faith Brown, Student, College of Fine and Applied Arts
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School location

901 W. Illinois St
Urbana, IL 61801, United States of America

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