Normal, IL
Illinois State University


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Recent Reviews

Jaylen
What is your overall opinion of this school?

Great school for those who want a medium sized college campus. Plenty of things to do here. With the abundance of clubs and g...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

Great school for those who want a medium sized college campus. Plenty of things to do here. With the abundance of clubs and groups to join, everyone seems as if they can join anything or even create something of their choice. Defiantly a great choice if you want to be involved on campus.

Alexis
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I think it’s a great school that really focus’ and revolves around the needs of the students. There is always something goin...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I think it’s a great school that really focus’ and revolves around the needs of the students. There is always something going on and it’s overall a great place to be. Professors that I have had so far make it a priority to involve their students and make their lessons fun and easy to follow.

John
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Friendly and welcoming. Everything I spoke to had time to answer my questions and advise me with any concerns I had. People t...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

Friendly and welcoming. Everything I spoke to had time to answer my questions and advise me with any concerns I had. People that work there care about students and want them to succeed. Facilities were closed proximity and the campus felt very cozy.

Mia
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When I was first touring colleges and thinking about where I wanted to go, Illinois State was not on that list at all. In fac...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

When I was first touring colleges and thinking about where I wanted to go, Illinois State was not on that list at all. In fact, my father was the one who encouraged me to check it out. I knew that I wanted to pursue Theatre in my college years, but I had no idea how involved Illinois State was in their School of Theatre and Dance! The people I have met in the past year a Illinois State have already made a huge impact on me and the person I am. The work I have done so far has shaped me into a person I have only dreamed of becoming. I know this sounds like a lot of hoo-haa, but I genuinely cannot wait to return for my sophomore year. I am growing not only as a performer, but as a person. :)

Brandon
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It is a great school. I am currently enrolled and will be attending Illinois State next fall. I have visited campus multiple ...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

It is a great school. I am currently enrolled and will be attending Illinois State next fall. I have visited campus multiple times and will be a student athlete next fall. The environment is great no crime, everybody gets along it is like it is one huge family.

Michaela
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I feel very welcome at Illinois State University. I always wanted to go here because my family went here and I couldn't think...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I feel very welcome at Illinois State University. I always wanted to go here because my family went here and I couldn't think of any other place to apply to. My major is very hard, but I love what I am studying, but I would like to get more involved on campus.

Sarah
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Illinois State University is a university you are part of for life. As an alumni of ISU, I am still connected to many friends...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

Illinois State University is a university you are part of for life. As an alumni of ISU, I am still connected to many friends and faculty from my years on campus. The school upholds its rapport as a great school for learning and teaching. I have been supported by ISU's resources even after graduation, with paid professional development, references from former professors, and lifelong friends who I met during my time. I have fond memories of my time on and off campus as the town of Normal is so welcoming to the student community, offering up some of the best restaurants and shops! Overall, Illinois State University is an excellent place to be.

Glenn
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ISU is very similar to high school. People here travel and act in cliques, and are very picky and uptight. However, some gems...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

ISU is very similar to high school. People here travel and act in cliques, and are very picky and uptight. However, some gems do exist here. Professors value their students (in the physics department) and do their best to help get their students off in the world. Everything that seems like it should be more popular is actually something more of a subculture, and instead most people here are carbon copies of the others.

Lauren
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ILLINOIS STATE is a home away from home. Every professor, student, and faculty member has treated me and others with the utmo...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

ILLINOIS STATE is a home away from home. Every professor, student, and faculty member has treated me and others with the utmost respect. It is clean and put together with many shops and activities to take part in. The scenery is beautiful and most importantly it is extremely safe. There are emergency posts all throughout campus and police are notified right away. I love the school I go to and wouldn’t change anything about it.

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  • $13,010
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