About University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
The University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign (UIUC) is a public research-intensive university in the U.S. state of Illinois. It is the flagship campus of the University of Illinois system. UIUC is the second oldest public university in the state, and second to Illinois State University. It is a founding member of the Big Ten Conference. Besides, it is considered a Public Ivy and is a member of the Association of American Universities. The university is designated as a RU/VH Research University which involved in very high research activities. The campus library system possesses the second-largest university library in the United States and the fifth-largest in the country overall.
The university consists 17 colleges, with offering more than 150 programs of study. Additionally, the university operates an extension that serves 2.7 million registrants per year around the state of Illinois and beyond. The campus holds 286 buildings on 1,468 acres (594 ha) in the twin cities of Champaign and Urbana. Its annual operating budget in 2011 was over $1.7 billion.
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