UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS - URBANA CHAMPAIGN, URBANA, ILLINOIS - ADMISSION

Urbana, IllinoisLOCATION
UniversitySCHOOL TYPE
Estd 1867Established Year
  43283Enrollment

University of Illinois - Urbana Champaign Admission 2020-2021, Requirement, Deadline & Acceptance Rate

Updated On - October 19th 2019By -  Arushi Anand

University of Illinois offered admissions to 23,974 students out of 38,965 applications in the year 2018. The acceptance rate of 61.5% explains the low applicant competition. Generally, admissions are offered to candidates who hold high academic records. The university has been ranked as “More Selective” by the US News and World Report.

  • The Graduate School application is used for applying into all graduate programs
  • MyIllini application is the student application portal
  • GPA and course works are strictly evaluated in the case of transfer students

Highlights

Application PortalUG- Common Application or MyIllini application
PG- Official Website of the university
Application FeeUG- 75 USD
PG- 90 USD
Acceptance Rate61.5%
Mode of PaymentVisa/MasterCard Credit Card
SAT Score Range1400-1530
ACT Score Range26-32
Academic CalendarSemester wise
Interview RequirementsDepends on course requirements
Work ExperienceHighly recommended for MBA aspirants
Financial AidAvailable for International Students

University of Illinois Important Dates and Deadlines

For Undergraduate students

PeriodDates
Early action filling periodSeptember 1 – November 1
Application filling periodSeptember 1 – January 1
Admission notificationEarly – December 14
Regular – March 1
Honors and Scholarship notificationApril 1

For Transfer Students

PeriodDates
Application filling periodSpring – September 1 – October 15
Fall – December 15 – March 1
Early Action filling periodFall – December 15 – February 1
Admission notificationSpring – by November/ December
Fall – by March/April

University of Illinois International Students Admissions

Apart from following the standard admission requirements, international students must provide proof of English Language Proficiency.

Language Requirements for International Students

English Proficiency TestMinimum for Limited status AdmissionsMinimum for Full Status Admission
TOEFL iBT79-102Greater than 102
TOEFL CBT213-253Greater than 253
TOEFL PBT550-610Greater than 610
IELTS ( academic exam)6.5 – 7.0Greater than 7.0

University of Illinois International Undergraduate Admissions

University of Illinois provides over 150 undergraduate programs through 15 academic units to freshman students.

How-to-apply – Candidates can apply through the Coalition Application or MyIllini ( Student application portal of the university)

Requirements – Official Transcripts, Standardized test scores, complete application along with all required documents, Portfolio (if required by selected program) and English Language Proficiency test scores

Applications Fee75 USD

University of Illinois Transfer Students Admissions

Transfer students at University of Illinois have admission process similar to freshman admissions only the previous records are given high importance.

How-to-apply- Transfer students can only apply through MyIllini.

Requirements- Official transcripts from all schools and colleges attended, English Language Proficiency test scores, standardized test scores, portfolios ( if required ) and personal transcripts.

Application fee- 75 USD

University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign International Graduate Admissions

University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign offers more than 100 graduate programs. Almost 43% international students are enrolled in the graduate programs.

How-to-apply- Candidates can apply through the official website.

Requirements – A bachelor's degree from a regionally acknowledged institution, official transcripts, Standardized test scores, English Language proficiency test scores, letter of recommendations and personal transcripts.

Application fee – 90 USD

University of Illinois MBA

Application DeadlineFall – May 30, Rolling admissions till class is full
Application PortalGraduate College Application ( Official Website of the university )
Application fee90 USD non- refundable
Academic requirementsGMAT and GRE scores
Supporting DocumentsUnofficial transcripts,resume, personal statement, letter of recommendation,proof of funding, personal transcripts, essays,
Additional Requirements for International StudentsEnglish Language Proficiency test scores
Course fee58,692 USD

University of Illinois Master of Journalism

Application Deadline

Spring – October 1

Fall – January 15

Application PortalGraduate College Application (Official Website of the university)
Application fee90 USD
Academic requirementsGRE scores
Supporting DocumentsLetters of recommendations, official transcripts, personal statements, essays and personal transcripts
Additional Requirements for International StudentsEnglish Language Proficiency test scores
Course fee-

University of Illinois Architecture

Application DeadlineFall – January 2
Application PortalGraduate College Application (Official Website of the university)
Application fee90 USD
Academic requirementsStandardized test scores and Portfolio of work
Supporting DocumentsLetters of recommendations, official transcripts, personal statements, essays and statement of intetnt
Additional Requirements for International StudentsEnglish Language Proficiency test scores and declaration of finances
Course fee-

University of Illinois Law

Application DeadlineRolling admissions
Application PortalOfficial website of the university
Application fee90 USD
Academic requirementsLSAC scores
Supporting DocumentsResumes, statement of purpose, certified transcripts and credentials, two letters of references and personal transcripts.
Additional Requirements for International StudentsEnglish Language proficiency test scores and declaration of finances
Course fee49,500 USD

University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign Document Assessment

Document assessment is a process that takes a lot of time in University of Illinois as each application is given at least two readings so as to ensure the quality of applicant.

Some of the factors used to assess the applications are:-

  • Strength of academic records is evaluated
  • Highest of the standardized test scores are considered
  • College of application is considered as different colleges seek different requirements
  • Why a candidate is applying for the programs
  • Achievements outside the classroom are strongly considered
  • Candidate’s background is evaluated
  • Essays and personal transcripts are considered very important

Candidates need to refer to the notification dates in order to check the status of their application. The Illini page is the one-stop solution for candidates, from applying to final decisions everything is very well updated. Candidate just need to log in with credentials to track the application.

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