College of Media

Our college is rooted in collaboration and innovation. As the media landscape evolves, so do we. We prepare students to make a difference in industry, society, and their disciplines. Students receive individual attention while exploring their interests in our flexible curriculum. Our students and faculty make an impact—and they make it their own.

The College of Media at Illinois is made up of 1,000+ students, 50+ faculty members, and 15,000+ alumni. Check out some of our stellar members!

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Journalism
Responding to thousands of invaluable internships cancelled because of COVID-19, two recent University of Illinois alumni have created a way to simultaneously support their fellow Illini and the…
Journalism
Susan Klusmeier (BS '01, journalism) was named vice provost for academic success at the University of Kansas. Klusmeier, who has taught at KU and other institutions, will also be named a courtesy…
Media & Cinema Studies
Distributors hold much of the power in the film industry, and will have a major role in what happens in the shadow of COVID-19, says Derek Long, assistant professor of media and cinema studies who…
College
Congratulations to these College of Media students who received campus and college awards and honors, and scholarships that were made possible thanks to our donors.   Bronze Tablet Inscription on…