Illinois State University Comparison

Compare ISU with any three college sin the United States. Enter additional schools in the search box below for a side-by-side comparison of costs, admissions and post-graduation outcomes with ISU.

Add a college to compare up to four schools
Illinois State University comparison
Illinois State University College 2 College 3 College 4
Illinois State University
Remove +Add +Add +Add
Location Normal, IL
Setting Small City
Students 20,635
Type Public 4 Year
Religious Affiliation -
Status Non-profit


Tuition (In State) $11,524
Tuition (Out of State) $23,048
Room & Board $9,850
Avg Net Price $20,093
Avg Grant Aid $9,729
% Receiving Grant Aid 75%

Admission and Academics

Acceptance Rate 81.9%
Avg High School GPA 3.36
Admissions Standards Average
Applicant Competition
ACT Range 20/26
SAT Range 1020/1220
Application Deadline Mar 1, 2020


Graduation Rate 71%
Median Earnings (After 10 years) $49,000
Making Student Loan Payments 74%
Median Student Loan Debt $22,000
Median Loan Payment $227
Learn More Details

Sources: U.S. Department of Education IPEDS and College Scorecard