Where
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on You
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By the Numbers

1st
College in Illinois
45
Areas of Study
11:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
DIII
Athletics
(Midwest Conference)
11k
Average Hours of Community
Service by Students Annually
1000
Student Population

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ARCHIVES

The archives at Illinois College has a strong tradition of employing student workers, providing a unique hands-on experience.

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Edward Beecher

Our History

The first president of Illinois College was Edward Beecher, who left his position at the Park Street Church in Boston and firmly imbued the new college with New England traditions and academic foundations.

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