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Undergraduate Admitted Students

Congratulations on your admission to Illinois Tech! 

You're about to embark on an amazing new journey at Chicago's only comprehensive tech university. In addition to receiving a top-tier foundational education, you'll take part in guaranteed hands-on experiences through our one-of-a-kind Elevate program that will uniquely prepare you for career success.

There's no limit to the opportunities that await. Illinois Tech connects you with high-caliber research, a diverse and friendly campus life, and a world of exciting cultural and career possibilities through our location in the great global city of Chicago.

This website is your go-to resource to help you make your college decision and finalize your enrollment at Illinois Tech.

Enrollment Checklist — Your Next Steps

Admitted Student Checklist
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Connect with Your Classmates

It's time to link up with your new classmates and friends! Here are some resources that will help you contact your future classmates directly:

MEET WITH A PEER MENTOR Meet our ambassadors Join the Class of 2027 Discord Server

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Admitted Student Events

We have in-person and virtual events planned throughout the spring to give you the opportunity to learn more about the campus community and meet other students! Those who attend a Red Carpet Visit will also get to meet with a peer mentor in person.

View all admitted student events
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The Elevate Promise

Illinois Tech guarantees you Elevate experiences—internships, research, and study away opportunities—that teach you 21st-century skills and prepare you for careers of the future.   You’ll receive a job offer or be admitted to a graduate or professional school program within six months of graduation.  If you don’t receive an employment offer or acceptance into a chosen graduate program within six months of graduation, you can continue your education by enrolling for certain master’s level courses at Illinois Tech, tuition-free. 


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Virtual Internships

Your Elevate Journey starts now—apply for a four-week virtual internship starting in April through July to gain experience in cybersecurity, esports content creation, entrepreneurship and innovation, data visualization, digital marketing, or project management. Students who complete a virtual internship before starting their first year at Illinois Tech will receive a $1000 EDGE award which can be applied toward a future Elevate experience.

Apply for a Virtual Internship
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Make It Official!

Secure your place as a future Scarlet Hawk by submitting your enrollment deposit. Once you confirm your enrollment, you'll receive access to our housing contract, orientation registration, placement exams, and more.

Incoming First-Years have until May 1 to make their enrollment decisions; incoming transfer students have until August 1.

Confirm Your Enrollment