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COMPASS Math Placement Testing

The COMPASS Math Placement exam (required for all incoming Freshmen with Math ACT scores of 27 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.



Saying Goodbye, Saying Hello

There are two sides to going to college for the first time: saying goodbye to the old and familiar, saying hello to the new and unknown.

For the last couple of weeks, we have been soliciting your 'selfies' of that journey, shots of you, your family, friends, pets, — the things you'll miss the most.

Here 's a 2-min YouTube video of some of our favorites — all the things and people that at home helped you get by. At your new home, we hope, when you need us, we can be part of group, too.



Late Registration is now open. Ends August 29th.

Project Success Seminar I registration is available through August 26th.

Last Day to Drop a class with now withdrawal grade and full refund is August 29th.

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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

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

Graduate School Series: Math Bootcamp, Verbal & Analytical Writing Tips
Sat, September 20, 2014 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Schroeder Hall (SCH), 138 - $50

Graduate School Series: Kaplan's Free GRE Practice Test
Sat, September 27, 2014 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Schroeder Hall (SCH), 138

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