Sample the Richmond Family Welcome Gallery’s interactive exhibits by watching a few of our interviews with alumni and students and short videos about student life across the decades.
Illinois Director of Intercollegiate Athletics Josh Whitman on the unique experience of taking Professor Richard Scanlan's Greek and Roman Mythology course
Associate professor Lisa Gaye Dixon on her journey from anthropology to theatre
Sri Kondabattula on his favorite thing about the University of Illinois: its "work hard-play hard" mentality
Guadalupe Pineda on her experience as a deaf student at the University of Illinois
Tyrone Phillips on pursuing his dream to become an actor
Geri Young on her experience as a student veteran at Illinois
Atmospheric Science major Matthew Macomber on studying abroad in Japan
History major Jillian Davis on studying abroad in France
Agricultural and Consumer Economics major Ave Rivera on his experience studying abroad in Sierra Leone
Broadcast Journalism major Shannon Kelly on studying abroad in Australia
From guitar and mandolin clubs of the late 1800s to modern-day lineups at local venues, music has made Illinois students dance from the very beginning.
The oldest student-run organization at Illinois, Star Course has brought musical acts to the campus since 1892.
Growing up means learning to communicate, and students have met the challenge with increasing sophistication and ingenuity over the past 150 years.
From bowler hats to baseball caps, petticoats to yoga pants, student fashion has always changed with the times.
How do students live at the University of Illinois? Watch and find out! (Part 1 of 4)
How do students live at the University of Illinois? Watch and find out! (Part 2 of 4)
How do students live at the University of Illinois? Watch and find out! (Part 3 of 4)
How do students live at the University of Illinois? Watch and find out! (Part 4 of 4)