LAS Insider blog for prospective students

These students in the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences write about their personal experiences and insights throughout the academic year at the University of Illinois. They offer an inside look at the College of LAS and University of Illinois.

If you're curious about an incoming freshman’s summer registration, I have a few tips to help you make the most out of your first experience as a college student.
If you’re wondering what to expect from your transfer registration, I have some helpful tips in store for you.
Thinking back to my expectations of college as a high-school senior, I never could have anticipated half of the things that the University of Illinois has been able to offer me.
Transferring isn't an easy process, but getting involved will help.
LAS James Scholars are preparing themselves to be the leaders of the future, and I look forward to staying in touch with my honors friends as we begin to make our mark on the world.
Going on this trip changed me as a person and helped me come one step closer to what I want to do following graduation.
Because of LAS, I have developed unique skills that set me apart from others. After four years here, I can truly say that #ILoveLAS.
Although you may be unsure of your major selection, there’s ample support, guidance, and wisdom at Illinois to help you choose the right path.
When I had the chance to visit my friend at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign my senior year, I fell in love with everything about the university.
This December, I will be graduating from the University of Illinois.