2,932
Students
Financial aid thermometer
13,348
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
52
52%
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

University of Illinois at Springfield is a Comprehensive institution located in Springfield, IL, in a suburban setting.

Location & Contact

Address One University Plaza
MS UHB 1080
Springfield, IL  62703-5407
United States
Contact Fernando Planas
Director of Admissions
Email: admissions@uis.edu
Phone: 217-206-4847

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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History Associate Bachelors
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Legal Professions And Studies Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
Kinesiology And Exercise Science Checkmark
Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Public Policy Analysis Checkmark
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
Economics Checkmark
Political Science And Government Checkmark
Sociology And Anthropology Checkmark
Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
Dramatic/theater Arts Checkmark
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,746
Applied
915
Accepted
2,932
Enrolled
52%
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Female Admissions

1,063
Females Applied
528
Females Accepted
50%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

683
Males Applied
387
Males Accepted
57%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

50
Application Fee
3.58
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen Not reported Not reported Yes
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
ACT Composite 24 20 27

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

9,405
In-state
18,930
Out-of-state
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Fees

3,040
Full-time student fees
11,660
Room & board
7,460
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered Yes
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Senior Citizens
Employees

Financial Aid

13,348
Avg. Financial Aid Package
16,424
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
4,159
Avg. Loan Aid
8,323
Avg. Grant Aid
10,770
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
99% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
69%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
13%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

2,932
Total undergrad students
4%
International Students
14%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 8.87%
Black or African American 13.34%
White or Caucasian 65.72%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.27%
Asian 2.97%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.07%
Two or more races 3.07%
Other 1.3%

Gender

Male (50.51%)
Female (49.49%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 30%

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
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Campus events:
First Week, Homecoming and Spring Fest

Student Services

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Personal/psychological counseling Checkmark
Women's center Checkmark
International students advisor Checkmark
More services
International Student Services, Office of Disabilities

Student Organizations

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Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Student Activities Committee, Black Student Union, Christian Student Fellowship, Dance Marathon and Club Dodgeball

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
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Late-night transport/escort services Checkmark
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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No Checkmark Checkmark
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Cheerleading No Checkmark Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Football Checkmark No No
Golf No Checkmark Checkmark
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Sand Volleyball Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark
Softball Checkmark No No
Squash Checkmark No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
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Track And Field No Checkmark Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No No No
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Cheerleading No Checkmark Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Football Checkmark No No
Golf No Checkmark Checkmark
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Sand Volleyball Checkmark No No
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Squash Checkmark No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
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Track And Field No Checkmark Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
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Faculty

375
Total Faculty
13:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 215
Part-time - 160
Male - 181
Female - 194