It’s Time to Get the Lifestyle You Deserve

Illini Tower is home to hundreds of students who choose the top-notch amenities and convenient location over other off-campus housing options.

Our prime location offers a relaxing refuge, an easy commute to campus, and the conveniences of a vibrant local community.

Your Launchpad to Explore Champaign

Have a blast living at Illini Tower, located right next to campus for easy shuttle rides, an on-site dining hall, and waking up 10 minutes before your morning classes. With stylish, fully furnished student floor plans and a fun residential life program, this is where you want to be. Illini Tower is proudly a Private Certified Student Housing facility at the University of Illinois.

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

No other student housing option in Champaign can beat our location! Only 2 blocks from the Quad, close to classes, campus events, grocery stores, and coffee shops.


Got visitors? Show them a time to remember, from brunch to dinner. Within a short walk of Illini Tower, you’ve got access to Champaign’s best dining and nightlife options.

Coffee shops

Live that college life. Treat yourself to a trip to one of the neighborhood’s many cozy cafes every day or week. From Starbucks to BrewLab Coffee, everything is right here.


Places to Love

Here are some of our favorite local spots, from small shops to chic new restaurants. Go explore – and let us know yours!

Seven Saints

Stylish, wood-trimmed American tavern for creative burgers, craft beer, cocktails & wine.

Four Breakfast & More

Grab brunch at this Champaign-based treasure. From breakfast to lunch you can’t go wrong.

Maize Mexican Grill

Small, no-frills eatery serving classic Mexican fare in a casual, counter-serve setting.

Signature Grill

Casual, quick-serve eatery serving Mexican, Indian & Mediterranean bowls, wraps, tacos & salads.


Calm Italian restaurant with a rotating menu of local, organic dishes, plus an extensive wine list.