Overall Niche Grade
- Party SceneA
- Campus FoodB+
- Student LifeB
Eastern Illinois University is ...
NCAA Division I-AA
Ohio Valley Conference
Eastern Illinois University Rankings
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High School GPA
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
Evening Degree Programs
- of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.77 responses
- of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.77 responses
- of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.76 responses
Most Popular Majors
- Liberal Arts and Humanities247Graduates
- Kinesiology and Exercise Science177Graduates
- Family Studies and Consumer Sciences164Graduates
- Elementary Education76Graduates
- Special Education and Teaching63Graduates
Undergrads Over 25
Freshmen Live On-Campus
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- of students say that Greek life is pretty big.103 responses
- of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life.99 responses
After Eastern Illinois University
- Very Good394
I like how the college looked, I also really like how the college have a lot of majors. At Eastern Illinois University their are also a lot of opportunities for jobs and internships in the college. The financial aid office is amazing. The atmosphere is amazing. The school spirit is uplifting. The teachers are great, the College also have many creative people.
- Niche User
- 23 hours ago
EIU is a great school. Professors are good teachers and provide great help. Not only that, Eastern is resourceful and has great people and organizations to fall back on.
- 2 days ago
I absolutely love EIU! Making friends is so much easier than I expected. The school size is perfect for people who like small class sizes and also want the same opportunities offered by a large school.
- 10 days ago