The University of Illinois Journalism department offers students a chance to Produce, report, anchor, write, shoot, edit and present local news coverage in many formats and styles. Classes are part of the curriculum at U of I.
Students are also encourage to get involved and volunteer for real life experience with UI7 Newsroom.
Journalism at Illinois offers both the one-on-one mentoring of a small department and the resources and opportunities of a large research university. We provide students a solid foundation in fundamental journalism skills and prepare them for careers in a dynamic media environment by experimenting with new technologies for gathering, analyzing, and presenting news.