This is Bloomington-Normal
365体育投注We love our hometown, and so will you.
Our campus is in Normal, just a short drive from Chicago and St. Louis. Uptown Normal’s and Bloomington’s put us within a few hours of most major U.S. cities.
- 132,600+ population
- #1 Most educated county in Illinois
- #3 Best Small City for Job-Seeking College Grads
365体育投注Our campus is steps away from locally owned shops, restaurants, and hotels in this thriving central business district.
Why is it called Normal?
Our hometown got its name from “Illinois State Normal University,” our old moniker. Back then, we were a teachers’ college and “normal” meant teaching.
- State Farm*
- Illinois State University
- COUNTRY Financial*
- Unit 5 school district
- Advocate BroMenn Medical Center
- OSF St. Joseph Medical Center
- McLean County government
- Afni Inc.*
- District 87 school district
- City of Bloomington
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365体育投注Researchers find that spending by Illinois State and its employees and students directly contributes more than $550 million to the local economy.