University of Illinois at Springfield: Ranking & Review

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Springfield Rank United States Rank World Rank
1 264 846
Top 5%

University of Illinois at Springfield Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance Rate52%57%50%
Enrolled undergraduates278122156
Enrolled total (including graduate students)4,9562,5272,429

3,245 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

1,947 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $50. Application fee for graduates - $60.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores19
Percent of students submitting SAT scores7%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores261
Percent of students submitting ACT scores94%
ACT Composite
ACT English
ACT Math

University of Illinois at Springfield Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus $25,073 $34,598
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $11,660 and other expenses per full academic year.

University of Illinois at Springfield provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 1,123 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates $9,515 $16,117
Fees for full-time undergraduates $2,008 $2,008
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates $331 $377
Tuition for Full-time graduates $8,772 $15,857
Fees for full-time graduates $2,536 $2,536
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates $369 $519

Programs and Degrees

Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 113 836 949
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 199 83 282
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 29 83 112
Psychology 71 19 90
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 48 19 67
Social Sciences 36 7 43
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 38 38
Health Professions and Related Programs 10 28 38
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 36 36
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 21 12 33
English Language and Literature & Letters 31 2 33
Education 2 30 32
Mathematics and Statistics 27 27
Legal Professions and Studies 13 11 24
Natural Resources and Conservation 10 13 23
History 14 7 21
Physical Sciences 6 6
Visual and Performing Arts 5 5
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies 5 5
Philosophy and Religious Studies 5 5
Grand Total7191,1501,869

A total of 719 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at University of Illinois at Springfield.

At the master's level 1,150 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

Graduation rate50%38%60%
  • Full-time retention rate - 78%
  • Part-time retention rate - 40%

General info

Alternative namesUIS
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff767
Instructional FTE256
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

AddressOne University Plaza
Springfield, Illinois, 62703-5407
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Midsize
City population50,000 - 250,000
Fax+1 (217) 206 6620

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