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Class of 2022 Shows Record-Setting Numbers

With the biggest applicant pool yet, the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign’s freshman class contains record numbers of students from underrepresented backgrounds and first-generation college students—as well as representing a 10-year high of Illinois residents. Among the 10 biggest freshman classes in the country, the newest Illini include 22.2 percent who come from underrepresented backgrounds… Continue Reading

Improved Classrooms Promote Collaboration and Learning

Learning is an active and collaborative process best accomplished in classrooms that promote discussion and interaction between students and faculty. Thanks to the iFLEX classroom initiative, or Illinois Flexible Learning Experience, close to 300 faculty and 7,000 Illinois students have experienced the newest classrooms on campus. Designed to encourage student-centered learning and collaboration, iFLEX classrooms… Continue Reading