University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

Public, Four-years School Located in Champaign, IL

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How much is the UIUC tuition? For the academic year 2023-2024, UIUC's tuition & fees is $16,004 for Illinois residents and $34,501 for out-of-state students.
With indirect costs not billed by school, such as room & boards and personal living expenses, the total cost of attendance for one academic year is $32,424 for Illinois residents and $50,921 for out-of-state students when a student lives on-campus.

UIUC Tuition & Expenses

2022-2023 Rate
Illinois Residents Tuition & Fees$16,004
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$34,501
Books & Supplies Costs$1,200
On-campus Room & Board$12,720
On-campus Expenses$2,500
2023-2024 Estimates
Illinois Residents Tuition & Fees$14,525
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$31,631

How Much Does it Cost to Go to UIUC for 4 Years?

For the class of 2027, who entering colleges in 2023, the 4 years tuition & fees is $106,602 at UIUC. The estimated tuition rate is based on the changes over last 5 years. With room & board, books, and other personal expenses, the estimated 4 years costs of attendance is $169,811. After receiving financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans, the 4 years COA is down to $118,987.
The following table computes the 4 years tuition and COA by class of year.
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2023-24)$31,029$46,478$31,685
Sophomore (2024-25)$27,906$43,588$30,283
Junior (2025-26)$25,097$41,016$29,050
Senior (2026-27)$22,571$38,730$27,969
4 Years Total$106,602$169,811$118,987
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2024-25)$27,906$43,588$30,283
Sophomore (2025-26)$25,097$41,016$29,050
Junior (2026-27)$22,571$38,730$27,969
Senior (2027-28)$20,299$36,702$27,023
4 Years Total$95,873$160,035$114,326
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2025-26)$25,097$41,016$29,050
Sophomore (2026-27)$22,571$38,730$27,969
Junior (2027-28)$20,299$36,702$27,023
Senior (2028-29)$18,256$34,906$26,202
4 Years Total$86,224$151,353$110,244
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2026-27)$22,571$38,730$27,969
Sophomore (2027-28)$20,299$36,702$27,023
Junior (2028-29)$18,256$34,906$26,202
Senior (2029-30)$16,419$33,319$25,491
4 Years Total$77,546$143,656$106,685
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2027-28)$20,299$36,702$27,023
Sophomore (2028-29)$18,256$34,906$26,202
Junior (2029-30)$16,419$33,319$25,491
Senior (2030-31)$14,766$31,921$24,881
4 Years Total$69,741$136,848$103,598

Average Tuition By School Type and Comparison

Compared to four-years schools nationwide, UIUC' tuition is much higher than the average tuition of $12,960. Compared to public, four-years colleges in Illinois, its tuition is much higher than the average tuition of $13,638.
In-StateOut-of-State
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign$16,004$34,501
U.S. Four-years Colleges$18,672
Public Schools$7,199$12,960
Private Schools$20,937
Illinois Four-years Colleges$19,795
Public Schools$10,585$13,638
Private Schools$21,542

Compare Similar School's Tuition

The next table compares the tuition & fees between UIUC and similar schools. The similar colleges are selected by school type & level (public, four-years), ranking, and comparison frequency by our users. The comparison is based on 2022-2023 tuition rate.
LocationIn-StateOut-of-State
University of Illinois Urbana-ChampaignChampaign, IL$16,004$34,501
University of Maryland-College ParkCollege Park, MD$11,505$40,306
University of Virginia-Main CampusCharlottesville, VA$22,323$58,950
University of DelawareNewark, DE$16,080$39,720
Georgia Institute of Technology-Main CampusAtlanta, GA$11,764$32,876
University of ConnecticutStorrs, CT$20,366$43,034
Rutgers University-New BrunswickNew Brunswick, NJ$17,239$36,001
University of Massachusetts-AmherstAmherst, MA$17,357$39,293
University of Michigan-Ann ArborAnn Arbor, MI$17,228$58,072
University of North Carolina at Chapel HillChapel Hill, NC$8,989$39,330
Purdue University-Main CampusWest Lafayette, IN$9,992$28,794

Financial Aid and COA

At University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, 20,318 students (58%) received grant or scholarship from the federal government, state or local government, the institution, and other sources. The average amount of grant/scholarship received is $16,449.
After receiving financial aid, the cost of attendance (COA) at UIUC is $34,472 for students living on-campus.
For beginning students (i.e. first-time freshmen), 5,268 students received any type of financial aid including grants/scholarship and student loans. The average amount of grant/scholarship for the first-time students is $16,552 and the average amount of student loans is $6,697.
The financial aid data is based on 2021-2022 statistics from IPEDS.
Illinois ResidentsOut-of-State
COA (on-campus)$32,424$50,921
Tuition & Fees$16,004$34,501
Indirect Costs (on-campus)$16,420$16,420
COA (on-campus) after Receiving Aid$15,975$34,472
Average Financial Aid$16,449$16,449
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or Scholarship20,31858%$16,449
Pell Grants8,64525%$5,085
Federal Student Loan10,38130%$5,363
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid5,26864%-
Grants or Scholarships4,42754%$16,552
Federal Grants3,51142%$5,021
Pell Grants1,94824%$5,240
Other Federal Grants3,51142%$2,114
State/Local Grants2,55731%$6,407
Institutional Grants3,66344%$10,719
Student Loan Aid2,74533%$6,697
Federal Student Loans2,66932%$4,998
Other Student Loans7239%$6,976
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedAverage Amount Aid Awarded
All level3,3092,602$15,527
0-30,000773773$27,755
30,001-48,000563561$23,074
48,001-75,000531527$19,716
75,001-110,000382318$8,803
110,001 or more1,060423$2,926

Admission Stats and Requirements to Apply

UIUC's acceptance rate is 59.66%. A total of 47,593 applicants applied to and 28,395 students were accepted. Of the admitted students, 8,297 enrolled finally, and the yield (i.e. enrollment rate) is 29.22%.
To apply to UIUC, 3 items are required - Secondary school record, Completion of college-preparatory program and TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language). SAT and ACT scores are considered during the admissions process but are not required to be submitted.
TotalMenWomen
Applicants47,59326,955$20,638
Admitted28,39514,609$13,786
Enrolled8,2974,459$3,838
Acceptance Rate59.66%54.20%66.80%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)29.22%30.52%27.84%
Secondary school GPANeither Required Nor Recommended
Secondary school rankNeither Required Nor Recommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsNeither Required Nor Recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither Required Nor Recommended
Admission test scoresConsidered But Not Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither Required Nor Recommended

SAT and ACT Scores

The SAT and ACT scores are considered but not required to apply to UIUC. The average SAT score of the enrolled first-time students is 1,415 and the average ACT score (ACT composite) is 32.
Its SAT score is much higher than the national average score of 1,168. The ACT score is much higher than the national average score of 24.
Average25th75th
SAT Total1,4151,3201,510
National Average1,168
Illinois Average1,140
SAT EBRW685640730
SAT Math730680780
ACT Composite322934
National Average24
Illinois Average25
ACT Math312834
ACT English322935

Student Population

University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign has a total of 56,916 students including 35,120 undergraduate and 21,796 graduate students. By gender, there are 30,978 male students and 25,629 female students attending UIUC. The school offers online degree programs and 9,915 students enrolled online exclusively (17.42% of all students).
TotalMaleFemale
Total56,607 30,97825,629
Undergraduate34,779 18,80815,971
Graduate21,828 12,1709,658

Directory & Academic Information

Directory Information
Address601 E John Street, Champaign, IL
Phone217-333-1000
WEBwww.illinois.edu/
Degree & Programs
DegreeUndergraduate, Graduate
Program Offered366 Programs
Online Program Offered11 Online Programs
Graduate Program Offered220 Graduate Programs
Academic Stats
Acceptance Rate44.82%
Yield28.06%
Student Population56,916
Graduation Rate84%
Retention Rate93% (Full-time), 83% (Part-time)
Students to Faculty Ratio Rate21 to 1
Faculty & Staffs
Number of Faculties2,434 (Full-time), 279 (Part-time)
Number of Staffs11,312 (Full-time), 1,119 (Part-time)
Average Faculty Salary$117,842
Average Staff Salary$67,247