Visitor and Event Information

At the crossroads between Chicago, St. Louis, and Indianapolis, the University of Illinois welcomes thousands of visitors each year. You will find the campus community welcoming and eager to make your visit worthwhile.

Please note that the University links to a very limited number of commercial Web sites as a service to our constituents. These links are neither an endorsement of products or services, nor are they meant to be a complete list of agencies through which these services and products can be acquired.

Office of Admissions Visitor Information

The Office of Admissions, 901 West Illinois Street, Urbana, welcomes prospective students and their families to the University. For reservations, call 217-333-0824.

Making Plans

Previewing the Campus

  • Campus overview
    Information and links about faculty, academics, and research at Illinois.
  • Explore Illinois
    An introduction to the campus in pictures and anecdotes.
  • Online campus tours
    Take a look at the state-of-the-art facilities on campus, tour the University's Observatory, constructed in 1896, or check out University Housing options.

Popular Destinations