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College and University Enrollment

Low brick fences on either side of a concrete path, with one side reading "University" and the other reading "of Illinois." Landscaping, campus buildings, trees, a columned brick archway and a fountain are beyond the brick fences.

University and college enrollment measures the total fall enrollment at the University of Illinois and Parkland College. Spring enrollment figures are not included in this indicator.

Enrollment at the University of Illinois has seen a steadily increasing trend since 2000, with a slight drop between 2006 and 2007. Enrollment at Parkland College has had less of a consistent trend, fluctuating between 2000 and 2011. Parkland College enrollment saw a sharp increase between 2011 and 2012, and has decreased since 2012.

The University of Illinois and Parkland College are both important parts of the Champaign-Urbana community. Enrollment is an intuitive measure of an institution’s growth. Enrollment cannot paint a complete picture of any institution, but it is a solid starting point.

This data came from enrollment reports posted on the University of Illinois and Parkland College websites.

Sources: Parkland College. Website. Summary Table A1: Annual Enrollment and Completion Data. FY 00 – FY 16. (Retrieved 2 May 2019).; Division of Management Information. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Website. UIUC Student Enrollment. Years 2000-2016. (Retrieved 2 May 2019).