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Graduate Student Appreciation Week

We appreciate you! Check out the full schedule for Graduate Student Appreciation Week 2017.

Semi-finalists announced for 2017 Image of Research Competition

Congratulations to the semi-finalists in the graduate student edition of the 2017 Image of Research competition!

Celebrating 150

See how our graduate students and alumni are shaping the future since 1867.

Register for Campuswide Commencement

The Campuswide Commencement ceremony will be held on Saturday, May 13, 2017.
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Our News

Posted March 27, 2017
Champaign, IL – Twenty-two students currently enrolled at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign have been offered Graduate Research Fellowships from the National Science Foundation....
Thao Ngo
Posted March 1, 2017
Congratulations to Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering graduate student Thao Ngo, who was selected to participate in the 67th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting this summer. Ngo is a graduate student in...
Ann Perry Witmer
Posted February 24, 2017
The Illinois International Graduate Achievement Award recognizes a graduate student whose innovative and sustained international research or public service abroad has had the greatest impact (or has...


By the Numbers

  • 11,000+ degree-seeking graduate students
  • 44% international students (from 102 countries)
  • 3,394 master's degrees earned
  • 731 doctoral degrees earned
  • $3.3M awarded in Graduate College fellowships
  • 560 postdoctoral scholars
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