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1 University Parkway

University Park, IL 60484

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Phone: (708) 534-5000
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Summary

Governors State University is a public institution that was founded in 1969. It has a suburban setting and the campus size is 750 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar.

School mission and unique qualities (as provided by the school):

Governors State University is an upper-division university that specializes in the offering of degree programs to working adults.

General Information

School type public, coed college
Year founded 1969
Religious affiliation N/A
Academic calendar semester
Setting suburban
2012 Endowment N/A

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When applying to Governors State University, it's important to note the application deadline is rolling. The application fee at Governors State University is $25.

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Academic Life

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Student Life

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Campus Info & Services

Governors State University offers a number of student services including nonremedial tutoring, placement service, and day care. Governors State University also offers campus safety and security services like 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, and 24-hour emergency telephones. Of the students at Governors State University, 90 percent have cars on campus. Alcohol is not permitted for students of legal age at Governors State University.

Students who have cars on campus 90%
Health insurance offered No

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