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COMPASS Math Placement Testing

The COMPASS Math Placement exam (required for all incoming Freshmen with Math ACT scores of 26 and below) can be taken at ISU or an approved remote test site.

For an up-to-date list of approved remote test sites, please visit COMPASS testing sites. But, whether you're taking the test on-campus or off, you'll need to pre-register with ISU's Testing office.

Call us at 309.438.2100, or visit our website for more information.



5 Ways to Stay Mentally Sharp Over the Summer

Over the summer the average college student is probably working, hanging out with friends, watching too much TV. There are a few people who take summer classes, but if not, your brain might just lapse into a dazed, vegetable-like state. Here are some useful tips on how to stay on top of your mental game.


Fall 2014 Registration Times

Visit your account in under the "academics" tab to register for classes online.

Students can register and make changes to schedules anytime after their posted registration date and times. Open registration is available through August 1st 6PM.

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Having an Impact
An interview with Ryan Gray, one of this year's 135 nominees for University College's Impact Awards.

ryan gray


Days spent cleaning on his assigned floors in Watterson Towers, doesn't prevent custodial staff Roger Behrens from brightening up students' days. “I like to just say ‘Hi’ or ‘How’s your day?’ It seems simple enough, but it’s another way to show you care, and show the students that we feel like they belong here.” Read more...

Roger Behrens


Events Calendar

University College: We Help Students Succeed
Fri, August 15, 2014 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM Bone Student Center (BON), Braden Auditorium

Academic Success: Creating Your Moment for Life
Sun, August 17, 2014 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Bone Student Center (BON), Circus Room

Graduate School Series: Considering & Financing Graduate School
Wed, August 27, 2014 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Student Services Building (SSB), 110P - free

Graduate School Series:Applying to Graduate School and Personal Statements
Wed, September 3, 2014 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Student Services Building (SSB), 110P - free

Graduate School Series: Introduction to the GRE
Wed, September 10, 2014 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Student Services Building (SSB), 110P - free

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