Video: Transfer to Illinois State

Illinois State University is a top destination for transfer students. That’s because of what we offer transfer students, from academic to social to financial fit. Learn about how we make it easy to transfer to Illinois State University, including important resources and the application process. Our students Our student population today is 20,878, with most

Why choose Illinois State?

There are many things to look for when searching for colleges. Luckily, we’re here to help! Let’s walk through some of the most important things to consider and some of the many reasons why it’s a great time to be a Redbird.

Next Steps for Admitted Transfers

We’ll walk you through registering for classes, securing your living arrangements, finalizing your financial aid, and submitting your final transcript.

Next Steps for Admitted Freshmen

We’ll walk you through the steps you need to take to finalize the process through Admissions, some basics you’ll want to understand as you consider the investment you’re about to make, and the ways in which Illinois State helps you make a successful transition to college life.

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New tag line hung on a pole: Create Your Legacy Illinois State

“Create Your Legacy” is the new tagline created by the Office of Admissions and University Marketing and Communications to capture the attention of prospective students throughout Illinois, across the nation, and around the world.