Current Issues and Trends
Issues in the News
The University of Illinois is impacted or influenced by public policy at the local, state, and national levels. The institution frequently must react to challenges that are broadly felt by higher education.
University Budget & Tuition
State support for the University plays a vital role in maintaining institutional quality. Tuition and fees provide almost 20 percent of the university's income in fiscal 2013. Learn more about the University's budget, tuition, and financial aid.
In late 2012, President Easter launched a comprehensive review of our University administrative units. Charge letters, a list of review teams, and other materials are available on the UA Review website.
In the fall of 2011, a University-wide climate survey was distributed to all faculty, staff, and students at the University of Illinois. The response rate was slightly over 16 percent. Summary reports are available online.