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Eastern Illinois University

Eastern Illinois University is a public comprehensive university that offers superior, accessible undergraduate and graduate education. Students learn the methods and results of free and rigorous inquiry in the arts, humanities, sciences and professions, guided by a faculty known for its excellence in teaching, research, creative activity and service. The university community is committed to diversity and inclusion and fosters opportunities for student-faculty scholarship and applied learning experiences within a student-centered campus culture. Throughout their education, students refine their abilities to reason and to communicate clearly so as to become responsible citizens and leaders.

Military Friendly Rating

We rate how Military Friendly an organization is within 6 different categories. Learn more about our methodology.

The rating below reflect the extent to which each organization exceeds the benchmark standards for Military Friendly.

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100%

100%
Exceeds Standard

67.67

Military Friendly
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100%

100%
Exceeds Standard

67.67

Military Friendly
Standard

100%

100%
Exceeds Standard

74.35

Military Friendly
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100%

100%
Exceeds Standard

5.88

Military Friendly
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100%

100%
Exceeds Standard

11.92

Military Friendly
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100%

100%
Exceeds Standard

8.69

Why you should attend?

Eastern Illinois University offers students a small, close-knit campus community and great hands-on opportunities to pursue their goals and dreams. Consistently ranked in the top third of Midwest universities in its class by U.S. News and World Report, Eastern has earned its reputation by offering a wide variety of undergraduate and graduate programs taught by experienced and caring faculty. Student graduate rates are well above state and national averages and that success continues after students earn their degrees. EIU ranks high in job placement, alumni satisfaction, and employer satisfaction.

Top Degrees

Biology
Business Administration & Management, General
Communications, General
Computer & Information Systems Services Management
Criminal Justice/Police Science
Elementary Education
Exercise Science
Finance, General
Nursing Practice / Registered Nurse
Psychology
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Tuition & Institution Information

Undergraduate
In State Out of State
Tuition $9,060 $11,340
Fees $2,637 $2,637
Room $9,642 $9,642
Board $0 $0
Books $293 $293
Other Expenses $0 $0
Totals $21,632 $23,912
Graduate
In State Out of State
Tuition $6,743 $16,183
Fees $2,361 $2,361
Room $9,642 $9,642
Board $0 $0
Books $215 $215
Other Expenses $0 $0
Totals $18,961 $28,401