List of Public Colleges by Acceptance Rate

Illinois Public Colleges Ranked by Lowest Acceptance Rate

List of Public Colleges by Acceptance Rate

Below is a ranking of the 59 public colleges in Illinois with the lowest acceptance rate for freshman undergraduate applications. Eastern Illinois University leads the list by accepting 52% of high school students that applied.

Data is reported for the 2017/18 academic year by the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics.