Illinois State University

General Information

Website illinoisstate.edu/
Address North and School Streets
City Normal
State IL
Zip 61790-1000
Locale Suburb: Midsize

Student Success Highlights

Retention Rate
First-year retention rate 81%
Graduation Rate
Four-year graduation rate 47.0%
Five-year graduation rate 66.6%
Six-year graduation rate 68.8%
Transfer-Out Rate
% of students who transfer out -

College Characteristics

Sector Public
Carnegie Classification Research High
Size: Number of Undergraduates 18,330
Endowment Assets $113,043,510
Minority-Serving Institution Not Applicable
Accrediting Agency -
Net Price Calculator Website financialaid.illinoisstate.edu/prospective/estimator
% Undergraduates Taking Any Distance Education 18%

Admissions and Price

Average High School GPA Among College Freshmen 3.36
Admission Test Scores Policy Required
Median SAT Verbal -
Median SAT Math -
Median SAT Writing -
Median ACT Composite 23.5 (25th - 75th percentile = 21 - 26)
Median ACT Writing -
Percent Admitted 88.9%
In-State Tuition and Fees $14,061
Out-of-State Tuition and Fees $25,168
Total Price for In-State Students Living on Campus $28,197
Average Net Price After Grants $19,227
Average Freshmen Student Loan (all sources) $7,828
Median earnings 10 years after entry $47,100
Median debt of completers $21,250
Federal Loan Default Rate 3.5%

Student Characteristics

% Pell Recipients Among Freshman 30.3%
% Underrepresented Minority 18.6%
% Black 8.4%
% Latino 10.1%
% Native American 0.2%
% Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0.1%
% Asian 2.1%
% White 75.4%
% Two or More Races 2.8%
% Other 0.9%
% Noresident Aliens 0.6%
% Female 55.8%
% Male 44.2%
% Age 25 and Over 4.1%
% Part-time 6.4%