Experiences

The University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign is surrounded by vibrant community located in the heart of the midwest.

About the University

With more than 50,000 students from all U.S. states and over 110 countries, the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign is a rich and dynamic learning environment.

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Living in Champaign-Urbana

The twin cities of Champaign and Urbana (also referred to as Champaign-Urbana or "C-U") has the friendly atmosphere of a small town with the facilities and activities of a larger city.

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Testimonials

Read testimonials from past program participants and learn why they chose GET.

Hear from past participants

Participant Stories

Read about the unique experiences of current and past participants and how their experience have shaped their academic or professional journey.

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