Total Enrollment 5,674
Student-to-Faculty Ratio 12 : 1

Governors State University
1 University Pky, University Park, IL 60466

At Governors State University, our mission is: I. to offer a demonstrably excellent education that meets the demands of our region and state for engaged, knowledgeable citizens and highly skilled professionals, and that is accessible to all including those traditionally underserved by higher education; II. to cultivate and enlarge a diverse and intellectually stimulating community of learners guided by a culture that embodies: i. openness of communication; ii. diversity of backgrounds, experiences and perspectives; iii. mutual respect and cooperation; iv. critical inquiry, constant questioning and continuing assessment; and v. on-going research and scholarship; and III. to strengthen and enhance the more »

Information based on 2010 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.

General Information
Institution Type 4-year, Public
Special Learning Opportunities Teacher certification
Distance learning opportunities
Student Services Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students' children
Religious Affiliation Not applicable
Federal Aid Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
Degrees/Certificates Offered Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree - professional practice
Campus Setting Suburb: Large
Disability Services Student 3% or less
Admissions Office Phone 708.534.5000
Admissions Office Email [email protected]
Admissions Office Address 1 University Parkway,University Park, Illinois 60484-0975
Admissions Transfer URL
Admissions Website
Application Fee $25
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