Top Universities in Illinois


This uniRank page features the 2018 Illinois University Ranking of all officially recognized Illinois higher-education institutions meeting the following uniRank selection criteria:

  • being accredited, licensed and/or chartered by the appropriate US higher education-related organization
  • offering at least four-year undergraduate degrees (Bachelor degrees) and/or postgraduate degrees (Master or Doctoral degrees)
  • delivering courses predominantly in a traditional face-to-face, non-distance education format
The uniRank University Ranking aim is to provide a non-academic League Table of all Illinois Universities based on unbiased and valid web metrics.

2018 Illinois University Ranking and League Table 2018 League Table New

# University Town
1 University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Champaign ...
2 University of Chicago Chicago
3 Northwestern University Evanston ...
4 University of Illinois at Chicago Chicago ...
5 Loyola University Chicago Chicago
6 DePaul University Chicago
7 Northern Illinois University DeKalb
8 Illinois Institute of Technology Chicago
9 Southern Illinois University Carbondale Carbondale ...
10 Illinois State University Normal
11 Southern Illinois University Edwardsville Edwardsville ...
12 Columbia College Chicago Chicago
13 DeVry University Chicago ...
14 Western Illinois University Macomb ...
15 Wheaton College Wheaton
16 Eastern Illinois University Charleston
17 Bradley University Peoria
18 University of Illinois at Springfield Springfield ...
19 School of the Art Institute of Chicago Chicago
20 Northeastern Illinois University Chicago
21 Augustana College Rock Island
22 Elmhurst College Elmhurst
23 Chicago State University Chicago
24 Roosevelt University Chicago ...
25 Midwestern University Downers Grove ...
26 Illinois Wesleyan University Bloomington
27 Olivet Nazarene University Bourbonnais
28 North Park University Chicago
29 Knox College Galesburg ...
30 North Central College Naperville ...
31 Rush University Chicago
32 Lewis University Romeoville
33 National-Louis University Chicago ...
34 Aurora University Aurora ...
35 Benedictine University Lisle
36 Lake Forest College Lake Forest
37 Governors State University University Park
38 The John Marshall Law School Chicago
39 Millikin University Decatur
40 Moody Bible Institute Chicago
41 University of St. Francis Joliet
42 Concordia University Chicago River Forest
43 Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science North Chicago
44 Dominican University River Forest
45 Greenville College Greenville
46 Trinity International University Deerfield ...
47 Chamberlain College of Nursing Addison ...
48 Kendall College Chicago
49 Saint Xavier University Chicago
50 McKendree University Lebanon
51 Quincy University Quincy
52 National University of Health Sciences Lombard ...
53 Adler University Chicago ...
54 Rockford University Rockford ...
55 Robert Morris University Illinois Chicago
56 Trinity Christian College Palos Heights
57 Illinois College Jacksonville
58 Eureka College Eureka ...
59 Principia College Elsah
60 MacMurray College Jacksonville
61 Judson University Elgin ...
62 Monmouth College Monmouth
63 Catholic Theological Union Chicago
64 Blackburn College Carlinville
65 Lincoln Christian University Lincoln
66 Illinois College of Optometry Chicago
67 Lincoln College Lincoln
68 VanderCook College of Music Chicago
69 Shimer College Chicago
70 Lake Forest Graduate School of Management Lake Forest
71 East-West University Chicago
72 Saint Anthony College of Nursing Rockford
73 Blessing-Rieman College of Nursing Quincy
74 Midstate College Peoria
75 Lakeview College of Nursing Danville
76 Saint Augustine College Chicago
77 Resurrection University Chicago
78 Saint Francis Medical Center College of Nursing Peoria
79 Methodist College Peoria
80 Trinity College of Nursing & Health Sciences Rock Island
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