Choosing to study in the United States is a big decision and we welcome your interest in Illinois College! We value the unique experiences all of our students bring to our campus and strive for our students to graduate as global citizens. Our students enroll from around the world, including Ghana, Saudi Arabia, Palestine, Japan, Vietnam, the Netherlands, Germany, and the United Kingdom.
Illinois College is a four-year, private, liberal arts institution with an enrollment approximately 1,000 undergraduate students, situated between Chicago and St. Louis in central Illinois. We are located in Jacksonville, Illinois, approximately 50 kilometers west of Springfield, Illinois (the state's capitol). Jacksonville is a very friendly community of approximately 25,000 people and within a day's drive of more than half of the United State's population. With average temperatures ranging from 2 - 30 º C during the school year, students enjoy learning both in and out of the classroom.