If you are applying to University of Illinois at Springfield, there is no application fee, which means it is free to apply.
Here is an overiew of some of University of Illinois at Springfield's admissions stats.
|University of Illinois at Springfield 2022||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.5|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||26%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are not considered|
These are the application deadlines for University of Illinois at Springfield.
|Application Type||Offered||Application Deadline||Notification Deadline|
|Early Decision I||No||––||––|
|Early Decision II||––||––||––|
University of Illinois at Springfield does not offer early decision or early action.
➡️ Explore a list of some selective colleges that admit significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.
Getting into University of Illinois at Springfield is moderately difficult. University of Illinois at Springfield evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, University of Illinois at Springfield accepted 79% of all applicants, about 1,984 from the 2,496 applicants.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like University of Illinois at Springfield, accept fewer than 85% of all applicants. At least 75% of all admitted students have GPAs in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT or over 18 on the ACT.
For more information on transferring to University of Illinois at Springfield, contact the school directly.
University of Illinois at Springfield has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining which factors are given the most weight in the admissions process. When assembling your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that prioritize the admissions factors where you shine.
Wondering what factors are considered by University of Illinois at Springfield during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Class Rank||Very Important|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Very Important|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Considered|
Make sure to check with University of Illinois at Springfield for more information on admission factors.
To apply to University of Illinois at Springfield, all applicants must submit the following items. Make sure to check in with University of Illinois at Springfield's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for Some||Details (If Any)|
|Written Essay or Personal Statement|
|Standardized Test Scores|
|Statement of Good Standing From Prior Institution(S)|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to University of Illinois at Springfield have an average unweighted GPA of 3.5.
Out of all students that were admitted, 96% submitted a class rank. At University of Illinois at Springfield 26% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 55% were in the top 25% and 90% were in the top 50%.
At University of Illinois at Springfield, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.
|GPA||Percent of Students|
|3.75 and 3.99||25%|
|3.50 and 3.74||23%|
|3.25 and 3.49||17%|
|3.00 and 3.24||18%|
|2.50 and 2.9||11%|
|2.00 and 2.49||1%|
This chart depicts the percentage of all enrolled, degree-seeking, first-time, first year (freshmen) students who had high school grade point average within the given ranges.
Note: Some schools choose not release this information. If you have any questions regarding missing numbers, be sure to reach out to University of Illinois at Springfield directly.
Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that highlights your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.
An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.
University of Illinois at Springfield does not consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.
University of Illinois at Springfield does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.
Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in University of Illinois at Springfield during the following terms:
• Fall Term
• Spring Term
• Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to University of Illinois at Springfield?
✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to University of Illinois at Springfield.
Does University of Illinois at Springfield accept transfer credits?
✅ University of Illinois at Springfield accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. University of Illinois at Springfield accepts:
• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES
Does University of Illinois at Springfield accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
✅ University of Illinois at Springfield accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to University of Illinois at Springfield?
✅ University of Illinois at Springfield is not test optional. Test scores will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.
What is University of Illinois at Springfield's acceptance rate?
✅ University of Illinois at Springfield has an acceptance rate of 79%.
What is the early decision acceptance rate at University of Illinois at Springfield?
❌ University of Illinois at Springfield does not offer early decision.
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How hard is it to get into University of Illinois at Springfield? University of Illinois at Springfield is a somewhat selective institution. The University of Illinois at Springfield acceptance rate is 79%. This means that the institution accepts 79 out of every 100 applicants.
First-Year Applications are Due
Transfer Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to University of Illinois at Springfield is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to University of Illinois at Springfield is Continuous processing.
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At University of Illinois at Springfield, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.46. This is the average, which means that some applicants submit GPAs lower than this and some applicants submit GPAs above this level. If your GPA falls below the average, strong test scores or other qualifications may help you make you a more competitive applicant.
Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved
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