The next list compares two colleges briefly in important perspectives. You can compare two colleges with comprehensive information on the full comparison page.
  • Northwestern University is a private (not-for-profit) and UIUC is a public school and both are four-years schools.
  • Northwestern University has more expensive tuition & fees ($60,768) than UIUC ($32,892).
  • It is harder to admit to Northwestern University than UIUC.
  • Northwestern University has a higher submitted SAT score (1,520) than UIUC (1,415).
  • Northwestern University has higher submitted ACT score (35) than UIUC (32).
  • UIUC has more students with 52,679 students while Northwestern University has 22,603 students.
  • UIUC has more full-time faculties with 2,434 faculties while Northwestern University has 2,325 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - Northwestern University and University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign.
Which school is more in your mind and would you like to go to?
Northwestern UniversityUIUC
Northwestern Universityvs.UIUC
Evanston, IllinoisLocationChampaign, Illinois
four-years, private (not-for-profit)School Typefour-years, public
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practiceHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Research University (very high research activity)Carnegie ClassificationResearch University (very high research activity)
$60,768Tuition & Fees
59% ($46,822)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)61% ($13,151)
$46,822Average Amount of Financial Aid$13,151
9.24 %Acceptance Rates61.53 %
55.29 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)31.36 %
1,520SAT Score1,415
35ACT Score32
95 %Graduation Rate86 %
-Transfer-out Rate-
97 %Retention Rate94 %
22,603Student Population52,679
2,325Number of Faculties2,434
6 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio20 to 1
ROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher Certification
Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement servicesOn Campus Student ServicesAcademic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycare

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