Illinois Private Colleges Ranked by Lowest Acceptance Rate

List of Private Colleges by Acceptance Rate

Below is a ranking of the 53 private colleges in Illinois with the lowest acceptance rate for freshman undergraduate applications. University of Chicago leads the list by accepting 6% of high school students that applied.

List of Illinois Private Colleges Ranked by Lowest Acceptance Rate
School Acceptance Rate
C

Chicago, IL

6%
N

Evanston, IL

9%
J

Elgin, IL

39%
B

Lisle, IL

42%
M

Peoria, IL

44%
S

Joliet, IL

46%
N

Chicago, IL

48%
N

Naperville, IL

54%
R

Rockford, IL

54%
L

Lake Forest, IL

55%
G

Greenville, IL

56%
S

Chicago, IL

57%
A

Rock Island, IL

57%
B

Carlinville, IL

57%
O

Bourbonnais, IL

58%
I

Chicago, IL

60%
T

Deerfield, IL

60%
I

Bloomington, IL

61%
E

Eureka, IL

62%
M

Jacksonville, IL

62%