Resources For ISU Parents

CollegiateParent’s guide to the Illinois State University Community

 

 

Here’s the basic information about Illinois State University at a glance. Be sure to check out the guide below for more information on how to support your ISU student!
Name:Illinois State University
Address:North and School Streets
NormalIL, 61790-1000
Phone Number:(309) 438-2111
Website:illinoisstate.edu/
Type:Academic, Continuing Education
Awards:Bachelor's Degree, Post-baccalaureate Certificate, Master's Degree, Post-Master's Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional)
Campus Setting:Suburban
Campus Housing:Yes
Student Population:20615
Faculty Ratio:19 to 1

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  • How to Throw Away the Memories Our Kids Leave Behind
    I’m staring at an empty closet. My son moved out on his own after college graduation following his sisters who have also moved away. For years I thought about them leaving home and now I sit on stripped beds and just stare at their closets. Now there are the hangers hanging sideways lonely, purposelessly taunting […]
  • Is Relationship Drama Part Of College Life?
    What is it about college life? You can’t go two days without High Drama in the Dorms, Drama on the Campus, Drama in the Parking Lots. If you want to be an actor, you don’t even need to major in theater: It’s a built-in prerequisite for every other experience offered there. I have to wonder, […]
  • Stop And Smell The High School Roses
    “Stop and Smell the High School Roses” Harvard University grad and college admissions coach, shows seniors 3 ways to endure the wait for college admissions letters. Related: Darling, You’ll Be great at College Because I Crushed Parenting I Know, Mom: Recent College Grad Reflects on Fight to the Finish Best Graduation Gifts 2017 The post Stop And Smell The High […]
  • The First Twenty-Five Years Are the Hardest
    My father was not only smart. He was wise. On my wedding day, dad and I had a few moments alone before the ceremony. I waited eagerly for some words of wisdom. At last, dad turned to me, cupped my face lovingly in his warm hands and said “Don’t worry if things are rocky in […]

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