Urbana University Quick Facts

Fall 2014


  • Total (traditional, adult, professional, graduate, high school, international): 1,800+
  • 600+ campus-based undergraduates 
  • 250+ adult and graduate students studying locally, regionally and online
  • 1,000+ dual-enrollment high school students
  • Student-to-faculty ratio: 15:1
  • Students Living On Campus: 55%
  • Student-Athletes: 360

Average Tuition & Fees (2014-2015)

  • Undergraduate Tuition $22,012
  • Room and Board $8,808
  • Books and Supplies $1,600
  • Average Financial Aid Award $20,000


  • Full-Time Faculty: 43
  • Part-Time Faculty: 98
  • Staff: 116

Notes of Interest

  • Urbana University was the first college in the state to offer a degree-completion program for adult students.
  • Urbana was the second college in the state to admit women.
  • The campus is also home to the Johnny Appleseed Educational Center & Museum, the only museum in the world dedicated to pioneer John Chapman, a close friend of the founders of Urbana University.

From Our Alumni

"Because of Urbana, I grew into a man.  UU nurtured me.  I was a first generation collgee student and, even though I was a commuter; professors took me under their wing and gave me a home."

-Bill Bean
Class of ‘71