University of Illinois System


The University of Illinois System is widening our doors of opportunity so more students can learn, grow and prepare for tomorrow's job market, creating a stronger workforce and a richer society for our state and beyond.

We're launching new collaborative programs, working with partner institutions and industry, while holding down costs and providing more scholarships.

Our stories

Here's a sampling of efforts across our system to provide an accessible, world-class education to more students to prepare them for tomorrow's job market.


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Combined, our three universities and healthcare enterprise bring resources, capabilities, and drive that are greater than the sum of their parts – it is altogether extraordinary.

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University of Illinois

A Top 20 U.S. public research, land-grant university.

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University of Illinois

Chicago's only public research university; #8 in U.S. Best Value.

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