University of Illinois
The University of Illinois is a public American university which comprises 17 different colleges that offer more than 150 programs of study. The campus consists of nearly 1,500 acres in the twin cities of Champaign and Urbana, and is home to some of the highest-ranked engineering, computer science and accounting programs in the United States.
The student body consists of over 40,000 undergraduate and graduate students from all 50 U.S. states and more than 127 nations. Of these, 30,895 were undergraduates and 11,431 were graduate students.
The University of Illinois is located in or near the vibrant city of Chicago and is a world leader in teaching and research. Among its alumni, the University boasts several Nobel and Pulitzer Prize winners and Olympic medalists.