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What You Need to Know

Although your student is the one who will actually be enrolled, we know you have many questions of your own. Here are some links we feel will be helpful. Of course you can always give us a call at (217) 581-5111.

Our cost comparison worksheet is a quick and easy way to realize the value of living on campus. 

Cost Comparison Worksheet

Our goal is to keep you informed and provide you with all the information needed to make your students academic career a successful one.  Four times a year we publish a newsletter with vital information and special on-line editions as well. Sign up for the newsletter.  


Past Issues Don’t Just Disappear When Students Move to Campus

Making New Rules: Handling that First Extended Vacation

Moving Back Home After College 

We also provide ways to let your student know you are thinking of them by sending specialty gift basket birthday cookie or brownieto their on-campus address.

There are other opportunities for EIU Parents.