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ASPIRE: Early Application and Decision Program

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Academic Level:
Undergraduates - Senior

Aspire Illinois is an online program designed to increase the pool of students from populations historically underrepresented in graduate programs at Illinois. There is no regisration fee or cost to participate in the program. This early application, early admission, and early decision program provides talented students from U.S. populations with an opportunity to visit the University of Illinois campus early in the application process, while simultaneously allowing graduate programs and departments at Illinois to showcase the quality and strength of their programs. Aspire Illinois also offers participants who are admitted to an Illinois graduate program an opportunity to receive an Aspire Illinois Fellowship from the University of Illinois Graduate College. Please visit the website for more information!

Participating Institution(s):
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University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign (Lead)

Program Materials:
 • Program Website 

This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Business Administration
Linguistics & Speech Sciences
Political Science
STEM Fields
Urban Planning & Design

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Page last updated 5/10/2023
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