Historically, an adult learner/non-traditional student is someone who is pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree, but who does not meet the definition of a “traditional” college student. If you feel that any of the following describe you . . . then you are considered an adult learner/non-traditional student at Illinois State.
I am . . .
The former Adult Learner Services Task Force created by the University describes Adult Learners as undergraduate or graduate students that are:
Each semester at Illinois State University, 10% of the undergraduate student population is considered nontraditional students. This includes veterans of all ages, students-at-large, and students who are at least 25 years of age.