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Tuition Costs and Fees

CURRENT TUITION & FEES AT ILLINOIS COLLEGES, PUBLIC UNIVERSITIES & COMMUNITY COLLEGES


Below please see charts of the current tuition & fees at public universities and community colleges in Illinois.



Illinois Public Universities


Information table about cost
Illinois Public Universities
2017 - 2018 Annual Tuition & Fees
Chicago State University $12,176
Eastern Illinois University $12,311
Governors State University $12,524
Illinois State University $14,961
Northeastern Illinois University $14,570
Northern Illinois University
General
Engineering

$14,340
$15,540
Southern Illinois University / Carbondale
General
Business
Distance Education
Distance Education - Business

$14,661
$16,175
$12,352
$13,866
Southern Illinois University / Edwardsville
Guaranteed Tuition
Business/Engineering

$12,156
$13,560
University Of Illinois at Springfield $16,703
University Of Illinois At Chicago
General
Engineering
Architecture and Arts
Nursing
Business
Human Nutrition
Kinesiology
Health Information Management
Science
Public Health

$14,850
$17,250
$17,490
$19,120
$17,350
$16,100
$15,900
$17,200
$16,600
$16,850
University Of Illinois at Urbana / Champaign
General
CLS/Engineering/Business
Fine & Applied Arts
Journalism/Advertising
ACES (Agriculture and Consumer Economics)
ACES (Crop Science, Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences)
ACES (Animal Science, Food Service and Human Nutrition)


$15,868
$20,872
$17,472
$16,648
$17,498
$17,164

$18,454

Western Illinois University $13,270

NOTE: Illinois public universities may impose differential tuition and fee amounts for different students, depending upon the student's class level and field of study. The amounts reported here are rates charged to freshman-level students entering college in fall 2017.

Illinois Community Colleges


Information table about cost
Illinois Community Colleges 2017-2018 Annual Tuition & Fees
Black Hawk College $4,768 Lincoln Trail College $3,810
Carl Sandburg College $5,170 Malcolm X College $3,506
College Of DuPage $4,399 McHenry County College $3,886
College Of Lake County $4,471 Moraine Valley Community College $4,550
Danville Area Community College $4,957 Morton College $4,116
Elgin Community College $4,140 Oakton Community College $4,550
Frontier Community College $3,810 Olive Harvey College $3,506
Harold Washington College $3,506 Olney Central College $3,810
Harper College $4,850 Parkland College $5,508
Harry S Truman College $3,506 Prairie State College $5,472
Heartland Community College $4,736 Rend Lake College $4,160
Highland Community College $5,342 Richard J Daley College $3,506
Illinois Central College $4,576 Richland Community College $4,735
Illinois Valley Community College $4,070 Rock Valley College $4,014
John A Logan College $4,027 Sauk Valley Community College $4,308
John Wood Community College $5,120 Shawnee Community College $3,840
Joliet Junior College $4,843 South Suburban College Of Cook County $5,208
Kankakee Community College $4,704 Southeastern Illinois College $4,032
Kaskaskia College $5,032 Southwestern Illinois College $3,904
Kennedy-King College $3,506 Spoon River College $6,080
Kishwaukee College $5,428 Triton College $4,288
Lake Land College $4,256 Wabash Valley College $3,810
Lewis & Clark Community College $4,576 Waubonsee Community College $4,288
Lincoln Land Community College $4,312 Wilbur Wright College $3,506


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