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Eastern Illinois University offers career-oriented programs for motivated students
who seek academic excellence, personal growth, and professional success.

One of the Midwest's Best

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EIU is the No. 4 public regional university in the Midwest according to the latest U.S. News and World Report rankings.

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EIU is looking for the next president of the university, and this site will keep you updated on the search process.



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Research & Creative Activity

Research & Creative Activity

We conduct a great deal of research and creative activity — both independently and in conjunction with our students.



Engineering a Successful Career

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