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IACAC Conference | April 21-22, 2021

Thank you for attending the IACAC Conference. We hope to see you next year!

Butler University offers both small class sizes and big-city perks. We have 65+ majors and are among the top schools for undergraduate education. Our campus will feel like home and our live mascot has a national following, but it’s our students who will really impress you — they are hardworking and ambitious.

For more information contact Laura Schutt, Assistant Director of Admission at 317.940.8100 or

DePaul University is an innovative Catholic, Vincentian university anchored in the global city of Chicago, with over 21,000 students. Guided by an ethic of Vincentian personalism and professionalism, DePaul compassionately upholds the dignity of all members.

For more information contact Rebeca Hernandez, at 773.325.8045 or

Illinois College students Graduate READY for personal and professional success. Located in Jacksonville, IC students are guaranteed to graduate in 4 years and experience at least one internship before they finish their degree.

For more information contact Evan Wilson, Dean of Admission and Student Financial Services at 217.245.3272 or

Illinois State University values individualized attention—and that includes supporting professionals like you who help students find their fit. Sign up for our newsletter for updates on our application process, group visits, and access to individualized next steps for your students.

For more information contact Jeff Mavros, Director of Admission at 309.438.2343 or

Illinois Tech is the only tech-focused university in the Chicago area. Illinois Tech is an engine of opportunity, providing the best ROI in the state and among the best in the nation. At Illinois Tech students learn by creating, inventing, and solving—not just in the classroom.

For more information please contact Yujie Huang, Admissions Counselor at 312.567.3975 or

Knox College is a community of individuals from diverse backgrounds challenging each other to explore, understand and improve ourselves, our society and our world.

For more information please contact DeVone Eurales, Director of Admission at 309.341.7147 or

Michigan State is a top global research university that pushes the boundaries of discovery to create a better world while providing students with life-changing opportunities. As the nation’s pioneer land grant university, MSU offers over 200 programs of study through 17 degree-granting colleges.

For more information please contact Steve Landgraf, Manager of Illinois Recruitment, at or at 517.355.8332.

North Central is a nationally ranked institution located in Naperville, IL. We prepare our students to exceed their personal best by elevating their confidence. Our faculty, who truly love to teach, provide inspired instruction, helping students realize their direction in the classroom and beyond.

SIUE is a nationally recognized university that provides students with a high-quality, affordable education that prepares them for successful careers and lives of purpose to shape a changing world. The SIUE campus is home to a diverse student body of more than 13,000.

For more information please contact Todd Burrell at 618.650.3449 or

The University of Akron is an influential public research university in Ohio, offering degree programs in engineering, business, healthcare, and the arts and sciences. With award-winning residence hall programs, nearly 350 student organizations, and NCAA Division I sports teams, UA provides the full campus experience.

For more information please contact Cassie Cunningham, Assistant Director of Admissions at 330.972.6497 or

The University of Akron offers a $3,000 Akron Advantage Award for all out-of-state students who have a 3.0 GPA or higher, plus students receive automatic scholarship consideration for UA’s merit scholarship. We also offer direct admission into UA’s nursing program for qualified students. UA offers more than 200 in-demand degree programs, including engineering, business, technology, health care, education, and the arts and sciences. There are over 20,000 employers that recruit UA students through Career Services. The University of Akron is an NCAA Division I school competing in the Mid-American Conference (MAC).

Students at Wartburg College take a journey of discovery, embrace their passions, and unlock their potential to realize their purpose. Wartburg has a 97% success rate amongst its graduates and an 82% acceptance rate to medical school (twice the national average).

Take the next step. It’s WORTH IT.

For more information please contact Kristin Taphorn, Regional Assistant Director of Admissions at 319.352.8323 or

Western Illinois University provides a place for success for anyone who dreams of getting an education. With more than 96% of classes taught by full-time faculty, we have created an active learning environment for students, with classes available on campus, online, or in hybrid format.

Students can still apply for fall admission, which is test optional–SAT/ACT scores are not required. Scholarship programs are also available, and we award $10 million in scholarships each year.

For more information please contact Melissa Telles, Associate Director of Undergrad Admissions at 309.298.2896 or