Fall 2015 students
Congratulations on your acceptance! Keep your eye out for information later this spring regarding registration for Preview summer orientation. This is where you will register for class and get acclimated to campus!
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.
Aleks Prep Program
Did you place into Math 104 here at Illinois State University? Any incoming student who has earned an Algebra score of 38 – 45 on the Compass placement exam may participate in this $35 program. As a result, a student MAY be eligible to enroll in a credit-bearing math course. Click here for additional instructions to sign up. For more information, please contact the testing office at 309.438.2100.
Check your My.IllinoisState.edu account to see if this applies to you. Students not in a major after earning 75 hrs. can only enroll for the next semester if they complete the online 75-Hr. Appeal.
The appeal process requires students to answer several questions outlining their plan for gaining admission into a major. For more information, visit the 75 Hour Policy section of the University College website.
Readmission Application for Fall 2015
If you are currently reapplying to Illinois State University for the Fall 2015 term, please submit the petition for reinstatement as part of your readmission application.
Math Placement Tests should be taken 2 weeks prior to your Preview date.
ACT Residual Test dates
During the summer and fall 2015 semesters, University College will administer the ACT Residual Test on these dates:
Petition for Reinstatement for
Students who are currently attending Illinois
State can petition for reinstatement
for Summer/Fall 2015 at
The deadlines for petitions, for reinstatement for students who are dismissed due to Spring 2015 grades, are as follows:
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See your advisor
Be sure you know what classes you need with a visit to your advisor. They're in your corner and know the ins and outs of signing up for the right classes.
Check out the website for the Illinois State University Human Library. This year's event will take place on Wednesday, September 23, 2015.
Graduate School Series: Considering & Financing Graduate School
Wed, August 26, 2015 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Student Services Building (SSB), 110P - free
Graduate School Series:Choosing the Right Grad School & Application Process
Wed, September 2, 2015 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Student Services Building (SSB), 110P - free
Graduate School Series: Introduction to the GRE
Wed, September 9, 2015 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Student Services Building (SSB), 110P - free
Graduate School Series: Resumes and Letters of Recommendation
Wed, September 23, 2015 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Student Services Building (SSB), 110P - free
Graduate School Series: Kaplan's Personal Statement Workshop
Wed, September 30, 2015 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Schroeder Hall (SCH), 138