As you explore where you want to invest your next four years, we hope you explore how an education at IC can propel you into a career. You will find recent Illinois College alumni excelling at top graduate programs or kickstarting their careers with the most sought-after companies on the globe. We invite you to Graduate READY and join them.

The first step to your life-changing journey starts by applying for admission. 

We want you to succeed inside and outside of the classroom, so we look at more than test scores in our review process. And we keep the application process easy and the review process quick. 

Complete your application for admission at or 

During the application process, you will:

  • Send an official high school transcript to Illinois College
  • Submit test scores (optional for some students)
  • Submit your School Report (a reference form completed by your high school counselor) 

Dates to remember:
12/1 Early action deadline 
3/1 Regular admission priority date    
5/1 National candidate reply date 

Searching for a college should be one of the most exciting times in your life. Our admission team is ready to answer any question you have during the application process. This is where you prepare for the future so apply now