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Undergraduate Admission

What punctuates the Illinois Tech undergraduate experience? Three important things you'll find at Illinois Tech—and no place else:

Chicago's Tech University: We are the only tech-focused university in the Chicago area. From skyscrapers to startups, Illinois Tech has fueled the city's rise as a global metropolis.

Opportunity and Value: Illinois Tech is an engine of opportunity, providing the best return on investment in the state and among the best in the nation.

Active Learning: Our students learn by creating, inventing, and solving—not just in the classroom.

Each year students from throughout the world begin their academic journey at Illinois Tech. Here they find a community of people who share their dedication to excellence and passion for discovery.

Discover a truly distinctive education that will prepare you to create meaningful change. Join us.

Resources for admitted students

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First-Year Viewbook

Learn more about our programs and meet some of our amazing students, faculty, and alumni in Illinois Tech's undergraduate viewbook.

View the undergraduate viewbook