Eastern Illinois University

600 Lincoln Avenue
Charleston, IL 61920
(217) 581-5000
http://www.eiu.edu

General

  • Type of college: 4-year Public
  • Total student population: 11,966
  • Undergraduate population: 10,225
  • Student to faculty ratio: 16 to 1

Tuition, Room & Board, Books & Supplies and Other Fees

  • Total cost for in-state students living on campus: $17,627
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living on campus: $30,060
  • Total cost for in-state students living off campus: unavailable
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living off campus: unavailable

Financial Aid Provided

  • Students receiving financial aid: 75%
  • Average financial aid received per student: $2,698
  • Students receiving Pell grants: 22%
  • Average Pell grant received per student: $3,190
  • Students receiving federal aid: 22%
  • Average federal aid received per student: $3,876
  • Students receiving state aid: 40%
  • Students receiving institutional aid: 22%

Admissions

  • Total applicants: 7,676
  • Percent admitted: 69%
  • Percent admitted (men): 66%
  • Percent admitted (women): 72%
  • Average SAT critical reading scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): unknown
  • Average SAT math scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): unknown
  • Average SAT writing scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): unknown

Enrollment

  • Total enrolled (Fall 2008): 12,040
  • Male students (Fall 2008): 42%
  • Female students (Fall 2008): 58%

Graduation

  • Graduation rate: 56%
  • Graduation rate (men): 51%
  • Graduation rate (women): 60%

Degrees Offered

  • Certificate
  • Bachelors
  • Masters