If any of these are discovered on or after the first day of instruction, dismissal can occur.

Admission Appeals

Freshman students whose admission has been denied may, in certain circumstances, appeal the decision. Find more information on the Admission Appeals page.

Guiding Principals for Admission Process

UIS adheres to the following guiding principles for admission processes: fairness to applicants, transparency of process, and equality of access.

Statement on Sex Discrimination

UIS follows the U of I System Statement on Sex Discrimination, Sexual Harassment and Other Sexual Misconduct.

International Credential Evaluation

All applicants to UIS are required to submit official transcripts from all of the institutions they have attended. Applicants who attended a high school, university, or college outside of the United States must have their credentials evaluated as part of their application.

Detailed information about the options for international credential evaluation may be found on the International Applicant Requirements website.


UIS follows the University of Illinois Residency Regulations. For more information see, Residency Information for the University of Illinois. If you have questions, after reviewing the Requirements and Frequently Asked Questions, contact the Admission department at 217/206-4847.

Print Applications & Forms

If you prefer to download and print a paper application, select the correct form below.

Still have questions?

View the Admission FAQ page, contact the Office of Admission, or Meet your Counselor to get answers to additional questions.