Old Main Bell on the Quad

Illinois State University announced an agreement with Hope Chicago, opening the door for Chicago Public School students and their parents to pursue debt-free higher education. 

people shaking hands near luggage

Move-In week at Illinois State University will be Monday, August 15-Sunday, August 21. To help Move-In run smoothly, University Housing is asking students, faculty, and staff members to help welcome the newest Redbirds by volunteering.

Pathway on the Quad spring 2021

The federal Pell Grant celebrates its golden anniversary this year. For students pursuing higher education, the grants are worth their weight in gold.  

child smiling

Plans are underway for Homecoming 2022: Celebrating Red happening October 10-16.

Shakespeare scene

Illinois State University alumni and friends are invited to the annual evening at the Illinois Shakespeare Festival with a performance of “King Lear.”

Dr. Diane Zosky

When young Diane Zosky ’80 enrolled at Illinois State University as an undergraduate in the late 1970s, she didn’t dream that she would conclude her career at the University as dean of the College of Arts and Sciences.