Illinois College is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association. It is associated with the United Church of Christ and the Presbyterian Church (USA).
- Illinois College provides more than 166 opportunities for scholarships. A few of them are- K.C. Mahindra Scholarships For Post-Graduate Studies Abroad offers USD 10,430 (INR 8,00,000) and Harvey Fellowship USD 15517.91 (INR 11,90,240).
- An M.A.Ed degree programme is offered at the University, which consists of 32 credit hours. The course is designed specifically to accommodate the professional development requirements of in-service teachers.