Selectivity

As one of the nation’s best public universities, Illinois has a selective admissions process. See what our bloggers (especially our Admissions Counselors) have to say more about how we make our decisions, what they mean, and more.

On Making Decisions: Are You Ever Fully Prepared?

Posted by Brian

January 7, 2015

Last-Minute Application FAQs

Posted by Brian

November 19, 2014

Yes, I’m FROM a “small” town, but I’m GOING to Illinois!

Posted by Veronica

October 23, 2014

Choosing a Major in the Application Process

Posted by Veronica

October 8, 2014

Coming Soon: Fall 2015 Application for Admission

Posted by Brian

August 20, 2014

The Admissions Dictionary

Posted by Brian

August 15, 2014

New Fall 2015 Freshman Application Dates!

Posted by Jon

June 17, 2014

Send your Test Scores to Illinois!

Posted by Jon

April 12, 2014

The Value of an Illinois Education

Posted by Jamie

March 19, 2014

What does it mean to be admitted to an alternate choice?

Posted by Jon

February 14, 2014

What does it mean to be on the wait list?

Posted by Beth

February 14, 2014

Fall 2014 Transfer Application Deadline

Posted by April

February 10, 2014

Why Illinois: The ACES Family

Posted by Nick

January 1, 2014

Why Illinois: University Housing Residence Halls’ Living-Learning Communities (LLCs)

Posted by Nick

December 24, 2013

Hey Transfer Students—Connect with Us!

Posted by April

December 18, 2013

Congratulations on your admission!

Posted by Jamie

December 13, 2013

You’ve been admitted to an alternate choice. What does that mean?

Posted by Jon

December 13, 2013

You’ve been deferred. What does that mean?

Posted by Jon

December 13, 2013

Test Scores

Posted by Jon

November 1, 2013

Priority Filing deadline for freshmen is just around the corner!

Posted by Beth

October 16, 2013