- On February 22, 2015, Andy Shaw, President and CEO of the Better Government Association, reviewed the University of Illinois Press book Corrupt Illinois in the Chicago Sun-Times.
- U.S. News evaluated several factors to rank the best online degree programs, including graduation rates, faculty credentials and support services available remotely.
- On December 13, 2014, the University of Illinois Press book “The Italian American Table” by Simone Cinotto was included in The Atlantic magazine’s “Best Food Books of 2014” article.
The FMC Educational Fund provides students with opportunities for advanced education and research, particularly in engineering and business. FMC Fellowships are awarded to outstanding graduate students, with preference given to candidates for a Masters in Business Administration, Engineering, or related fields.
Applications and more information may be obtained through the Graduate College at the Urbana-Champaign and Chicago campuses or the Office of Financial Aid at the Springfield campus. Application deadline is February 11, 2015.
- Top Masters in Education website rankings of the Best Value online Master’s in Education Programs for 2014-2015 are based on cost, quality, and accreditation. These are the lowest priced, highest quality, regionally accredited online M.Ed. programs. University of Illinois at Springfield was ranked #6 and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign was ranked #8.