Undergraduate Admissions

Join Illinois Computer Science and help shape the future of computing! You can become part of our tradition of excellence: of groundbreaking research, historic firsts, and future promise. Let our faculty's broad expertise help you discover diverse topics ranging from virtual reality, to social computing and data science.

HackIllinois, Reflections | Projections, and ChicTech are just a few of the exciting student-run projects and events where you can meet interesting people and find your passion. Our innovative students and alumni have transformed society by founding companies like Netscape, Siebel Systems, YouTube, PayPal, and Yelp. You could be next! Together, we can do the impossible every day.

Illinois Computer Science Undergraduate Programs Flier [PDF]

Degree Programs

Illinois offers a breadth of CS topics and applications unmatched almost anywhere. Our groundbreaking CS + X blended degree programs can be tailored to fit your academic and career interests.

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How to Apply

Prospective students apply through the University's Office of Admissions. The Office of Admissions can guide you through the application process and provide information on dates, deadlines, requirements and processes.

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Admissions Information

The University's Office of Admissions offers information on how applications for admission are reviewed, and the factors that are considered when making an admission decision. The Grainger College of Engineering website offers Engineering-specific information.

See Grainger Engineering's admissions requirements

Dates and Deadlines

Learn more about the latest application and decision dates for undergraduate applicants.

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Contact Us!

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Email us at undergrad@cs.illinois.edu