Illinois State is one of the top public universities in the country, but don't just take our word for it. See how we stack up on the U.S. Department of Education's latest College Scorecard
Tour the Quad, eat lunch in the student center, and hear from current students. This is your chance to see why Illinois State is a place where your student will want to live and learn. Schedule your visit.
Metrics of Excellence
Illinois State University’s Metrics of Excellence
begin with our people—students, faculty, staff, alumni, and supporters—and extend to our nationally recognized programs and beautiful campus.
We make safety a top priority.
Out of over 2,000 colleges and universities assessed, Illinois State University has been ranked the 33rd safest college in the U.S.
by the National Council For Home Safety and Security.