With the assistance of grants - most notably from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation - the campus increasingly offered online classes as graphically depicted in the hyperlinked chart.
In the 2007-2008 academic year at UIS, 64.2% of all enrolled students took at least one online course during the year - see the animated three-year trend chart linked to the header.
- 32.6% took only online courses
- 31.6% mixed online and onground courses
- 35.8% took only onground courses
Online majors are located in 47 states and a dozen countries. Online classes are the first ones to fill as soon as registration is open. The 17 degrees and 9 certificates are offered online by the on campus faculty.