Getting ready to begin your college career starts long before you make your first campus visit. You must prepare yourself academically now, so you meet the coursework and grade point average requirements to be accepted to the right school for you. Learn more about how you can prepare for Illinois State University.
Even if you earn college hours while in high school or during the summer before you attend Illinois State, you are still classified as as a new freshman. Find out more about who is considered a freshman.
There are 20,807 current students at Illinois State who come from across the country and around the world. Learn more about about our student body.
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