All your resources to seamlessly complete your degree.
Commitment to supporting transfer students
One of only 10 schools in the U.S. to be recognized every year of the Phi Theta Kappa Transfer Honor Roll's existence.
89% transfer retention rate
When students transfer to Illinois State, they love it here. 89% of transfers stick around.
1 in 3
You're in good company! A third of the students on campus transferred here from another school.
How to Apply
Whether you started at a community college or another four-year school, you’ll find our resources allow you to transition seamlessly and complete your degree in any one of 165+ majors offered. That’s why we’re a leading destination for transfer students in Illinois.
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Financial Aid and Costs
University Housing and Meal Plans
If you are transferring within two years of high school graduation, you must live on campus. Complete your housing contract as early as possible for an opportunity to select your room and roommate.
Housing Specifics >
The Off-Campus Housing Database, offered by the Dean of Students Office, allows you to search for vacant listings managed by private landlords and management companies, as well as roommates.
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Our transfer team is here to help you make a smooth transition to Illinois State.