How do I apply to the Big Ten Academic Alliance Free Application??
When submitting your Big Ten Academic Alliance Free Application, please indicate that you plan to apply to the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. After completing the online Big Ten Academic Alliance Free Application, we ask that you visit our site at www.grad.illinois.edu to apply online to your proposed program of study.
What is the Big Ten Academic Alliance’s agreement with OLH??
The Big Ten Academic Alliance (BTAA) and the Open Library of Humanities (OLH) have signed a three-year collective agreement that provides multi-year support for OLH from all of the BTAA’s fifteen member libraries.
What is the Big Ten Committee on institutional cooperation??
The Committee on Institutional Cooperation was established by the presidents of the Big Ten members in 1958 as the conference's academic counterpart. An invitation extended to the University of Chicago, one of the founding members of the Big Ten who withdrew from the conference in 1946, was accepted.
Which schools are part of the Big Ten consortium??
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln also joined the consortium in 2011 following the school's admittance to the Big Ten. The University of Maryland and Rutgers University, who joined the Big Ten in 2014, joined the consortium on July 1, 2013.