Illinois Best Colleges

Check out the best colleges in Illinois and estimate chance to get it.

University of Chicago is ranked top in the Illinois Best Colleges ranking for academic year 2019-2020. Northwestern University and Principia College are ranked second and third places.
The average SAT average score of the 10 Illinois Best Colleges is 1,283 and ACT average scores is 85. The average acceptance rate of the schools is 57% and the average graduation rate is 80%. The average tuition & fees are $15,122 for in-state students and $43,029 for out-of-state students at the 10 Illinois Best Colleges.
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RankNameTest ScoresAcceptance RateTuitionStudent PopulationGraduation Rate
1University of Chicago (95.5)Private,4 yearsChicago, Illinois 1,535 (SAT)
103 (ACT)
6% $60,552 17,002 94%
2Northwestern University (93.5)Private,4 yearsEvanston, Illinois 1,495 (SAT)
102 (ACT)
9% $56,691 22,127 95%
3Principia College (87.6)Private,4 yearsElsah, Illinois 1,114 (SAT)
72 (ACT)
91% $30,190 447 75%
4University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (87.2)Public,4 yearsChampaign, Illinois 1,340 (SAT)
88 (ACT)
59% $15,122 (in-state)
$32,264(out-of-state)
49,702 84%
5Illinois Institute of Technology (87.0)Private,4 yearsChicago, Illinois 1,295 (SAT)
87 (ACT)
60% $49,280 6,753 72%
6Wheaton College (86.8)Private,4 yearsWheaton, Illinois 1,330 (SAT)
88 (ACT)
85% $37,700 2,944 87%
7Loyola University Chicago (86.1)Private,4 yearsChicago, Illinois 1,225 (SAT)
81 (ACT)
67% $45,543 17,007 74%
8Illinois Wesleyan University (85.9)Private,4 yearsBloomington, Illinois 1,220 (SAT)
79 (ACT)
61% $50,028 1,693 79%
9Lewis University (85.5)Private,4 yearsRomeoville, Illinois 1,105 (SAT)
70 (ACT)
64% $33,430 6,440 64%
10Bradley University (85.5)Private,4 yearsPeoria, Illinois 1,170 (SAT)
76 (ACT)
70% $34,610 5,882 78%
Average1,283 (SAT)
85 (ACT)
57% $15,122 (in-state)
$43,029(out-of-state)
13,00080.20%
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