University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign

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The University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign (U of I, Illinois, or colloquially the University of Illinois or UIUC) is a public land-grant research university in Illinois in the twin cities of Champaign and Urbana.wikipedia
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Urbana, Illinois

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The University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign (U of I, Illinois, or colloquially the University of Illinois or UIUC) is a public land-grant research university in Illinois in the twin cities of Champaign and Urbana.
Urbana is notable for sharing the campus of the University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign with its sister city of Champaign.

National Center for Supercomputing Applications

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The university also hosts the National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA) and is home to the fastest supercomputer on a university campus.
NCSA operates as a unit of the University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign,

Champaign, Illinois

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The University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign (U of I, Illinois, or colloquially the University of Illinois or UIUC) is a public land-grant research university in Illinois in the twin cities of Champaign and Urbana.
Champaign is notable for sharing the campus of the University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign with its sister city of Urbana.

List of Nobel laureates by university affiliation

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, 30 Nobel laureates, 2 Turing Award winners, and 1 Fields medalist have been affiliated with the university as alumni, faculty members, or researchers.

Robert Zuppke

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In addition, during James's presidency, class rivalries and Bob Zuppke's winning football teams contributed to campus morale.
He served as the head coach at the University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign from 1913 until 1941, compiling a career college football record of 131–81–12.

Research Park at the University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign

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The University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign also operates a Research Park home to innovation centers for over 90 start-up companies and multinational corporations, including Abbott, AbbVie, Caterpillar, Capital One, Dow, State Farm, and Yahoo, among others.
Research Park at the University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign is a research park located in the southwest part of the University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign campus in Champaign, Illinois.

John Milton Gregory

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From the beginning, President John Milton Gregory's desire to establish an institution firmly grounded in the liberal arts tradition was at odds with many state residents and lawmakers who wanted the university to offer classes based solely around "industrial education".
John Milton Gregory (July 6, 1822 – October 19, 1898) was an American educator and the first president (regent was his official title) of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, then known as Illinois Industrial University.

Lorado Taft

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Alma Mater, a prominent statue on campus created by alumnus Lorado Taft, was unveiled on June 11, 1929.
His father was a professor of geology at the Illinois Industrial University (later renamed the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign).

Carle Illinois College of Medicine

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The Carle-Illinois College of Medicine began classes in 2018.
The Carle Illinois College of Medicine is the graduate medical school of the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign.

Champaign–Urbana metropolitan area

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While this was a reversal of the commonly used designation for the metropolitan area, "Champaign-Urbana," most of the campus is located in Urbana.
The area is anchored by the principal cities of Champaign and Urbana and is home to the University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign, the flagship campus of the University of Illinois system.

Champaign County, Illinois

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The College of Agriculture, Consumer, and Environmental Sciences' research fields stretch south from Urbana and Champaign into Savoy and Champaign County.
The twin cities of Urbana and Champaign are the only cities in the county, and they nearly surround the campus of the University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign.

University of Illinois system

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It is the flagship institution of the University of Illinois system and was founded in 1867.
The University of Illinois System is a system of public universities in Illinois consisting of three universities: Chicago, Springfield, and Urbana–Champaign.

University of Illinois at Chicago

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The name change established a separate identity for the main campus within the University of Illinois system, which today includes campuses in Springfield (UIS) and Chicago (UIC) (formed by the merger of UICC and UIMC).
The University of Illinois was chartered in 1867 in Champaign-Urbana, as the state's land-grant university.

Astronomical Observatory (University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign)

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The campus also has a number of buildings and sites on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places including Harker Hall, Astronomical Observatory, Louise Freer Hall, the Main Library, the Experimental Dairy Farm Historic District, and the Morrow Plots.
The University of Illinois Astronomical Observatory, located at 901 S. Mathews Avenue in Urbana, Illinois, on the campus of the University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign, was built in 1896, and was designed by Charles A. Gunn.

Engineering Campus (University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign)

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The Beckman Quadrangle and the John Bardeen Quadrangle occupy the center of the Engineering Campus.
The Engineering Campus is the colloquial name for the portions of campus surrounding the Bardeen Quadrangle and the Beckman Quadrangle at the College of Engineering at the University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign.

University of Illinois at Springfield

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The name change established a separate identity for the main campus within the University of Illinois system, which today includes campuses in Springfield (UIS) and Chicago (UIC) (formed by the merger of UICC and UIMC).
The campus' main repository, Brookens Library, holds a collection of nearly 800,000 books and serials in addition to accessible resources at the University of Illinois Chicago and University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign campuses.

Alma Mater (Illinois sculpture)

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Alma Mater, a prominent statue on campus created by alumnus Lorado Taft, was unveiled on June 11, 1929.
The Alma Mater is a bronze statue by sculptor Lorado Taft, a beloved symbol of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

UIUC College of Agriculture, Consumer, and Environmental Sciences

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The College of Agriculture, Consumer, and Environmental Sciences' research fields stretch south from Urbana and Champaign into Savoy and Champaign County. The former makes up a large part of the Liberal Arts and Sciences portion of the campus, while the latter comprises many of the buildings of the College of ACES spread across the campus map.
The University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign's College of Agricultural, Consumer, and Environmental Sciences (ACES) is part of the University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign and is considered by some to be the top school of agriculture-related sciences in the world.

Grainger College of Engineering

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The most selective college is the College of Engineering.
The Grainger College of Engineering at the University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign was first established in 1868, and is considered one of the original units of the school.

Illini Union

The university replaced the original university hall with Gregory Hall and the Illini Union.
The Illini Union, located at 1401 West Green Street in Urbana, Illinois, on the campus of the University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign, is the student union for the University.

Richard Herman

In his remarks on the creation of the Office of Sustainability in September 2008, Chancellor Richard Herman stated, "I want this institution to be the leader in sustainability."
Richard H. Herman is a former mathematician who had served as the Chancellor of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign from 2005-2009.

University of Illinois College of Law

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The University of Illinois College of Law (also known as Illinois Law or UIUC Law) is a law school located in Champaign, Illinois, and one of the professional graduate schools of the University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign.

Monticello, Illinois

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The university maintains formal gardens and a conference center in nearby Monticello at Allerton Park.
Robert Allerton Park, which belongs to the University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign and includes 1500 acres of woodland and prairie areas, a meadow, a conference and retreat center, formal sculpture gardens, hiking trails, lodging facilities, a summer camp location, and a Georgian style mansion, is located just outside Monticello.

University of Illinois Experimental Dairy Farm Historic District

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The campus also has a number of buildings and sites on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places including Harker Hall, Astronomical Observatory, Louise Freer Hall, the Main Library, the Experimental Dairy Farm Historic District, and the Morrow Plots.
It is located on the campus of the University of Illinois in Urbana, Illinois.

UIUC College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

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The former makes up a large part of the Liberal Arts and Sciences portion of the campus, while the latter comprises many of the buildings of the College of ACES spread across the campus map.
The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences (LAS) is the largest college in the University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign, created in 1913 through the merger of the College of Literature and Arts and the College of Science.