The next list compares two colleges briefly in important perspectives. You can compare two colleges with comprehensive information on the full comparison page.
  • Both are four-years, public schools.
  • UMD has more expensive tuition & fees ($38,638) than UIUC ($37,632).
  • It is harder to admit to UMD than UIUC.
  • UMD has a higher submitted SAT score (1,415) than UIUC (1,415).
  • Both UIUC and UMD have the same submitted ACT scores (32).
  • UIUC has more students with 56,607 students while UMD has 41,272 students.
  • UIUC has more full-time faculties with 2,434 faculties while UMD has 1,849 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and University of Maryland-College Park.
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Champaign, IllinoisLocationCollege Park, Maryland
four-years, publicSchool 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)
Tuition & Fees
65% ($13,529)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)53% ($10,659)
$13,529Average Amount of Financial Aid$10,659
61.53 %Acceptance Rates44.50 %
31.36 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)27.53 %
1,415SAT Score1,420
32ACT Score32
85 %Graduation Rate88 %
-Transfer-out Rate8 %
93 %Retention Rate95 %
56,607Student Population41,272
2,434Number of Faculties1,849
21 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio18 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher Certification
Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycareOn Campus Student ServicesRemedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services

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