From the President

A message from the president 

This is a pivotal moment in Illinois College’s history. We must move forward boldly, together, to ensure student success, realize strategic growth, and achieve sustainable foundations. Inspiring Achievement: The Campaign for Illinois College is a multi-faceted undertaking that will powerfully advance our vision of building an international reputation for inspiring achievement and empowering students to make a difference in the world.

Illinois College’s abiding commitment is to provide students with a high-quality liberal arts education that prepares them exceptionally well for the complex world they will face after graduation. Please make a difference in the lives of IC’s current and future students by making a gift to this exciting campaign. Inspiring Achievement is a call to action.

The world needs Illinois College now more than ever and the College needs your support more than ever. Your investment in Inspiring Achievement will change students’ lives. We cannot hope for more.


 Barbara A. Farley, Ph.D.
 Illinois College President