Illinois State Has a Disability Services Site
Individuals with disabilities make up 5.0% of the student population at Illinois State. For more information on policies and accommodations that the university provides to ensure all students get the opportunity to participate, you can visit Illinois State Disability Services.
Illinois State for the Military
While not a "service academy", Illinois State does offer support for veterans and those seeking a career in the armed forces. Undergraduates have access to one or more ROTC programs and there is an active student veterans group on campus. For more information on policies related to veterans, you can visit Illinois State Veteran Services . For more information, check out our Illinois State for Veterans Guide.
Illinois State offers On-Campus Day Care
For students with young families, Illinois State does offer some day care. Programs like this are often in very high demand, so be sure to inquire as soon as you can.
Freshmen Living Arrangements at Illinois State University
Illinois State offers on-campus housing, but freshmen are not required to take advantage of it. In the end though, most do choose to live in the dorms.
* Data compiled from students who received financial aid, including loans.
Full-time vs. Part-time Studies at Illinois State University
Illinois State has a comparatively very large, student body. There were 18,330 undergraduates in 2018. Full-time attendance was 17,165 (93.6%). Part-time attendance was 1,165 (6.4%).
Illinois State University is Ranked #1,162 for Overall Diversity
Compared to other colleges and universities across the nation, Illinois State is about average in terms of overall diversity. We rank Illinois State #1162 out of 2,179.
The chart below shows each element that we looked at to determine this ranking, and how that metric compares to the national average. 100 would indicate excellent diversity in each category, and 1 would mean poor diversity.
Illinois State University Competes in the NCAA
Illinois State has a total of 536 student athletes, 281 men and 255 women who compete in inter-collegiate athletics.
|Total Revenue (all teams)||$18,631,777|
|Total Expenses (all teams)||$18,631,777|
For more information about athletics including per-team sizes, coaching and scholarships check out our Guide to Illinois State University Athletics