The Department of Animal Sciences has a global reputation of excellence thanks to the passion and dedication of our faculty and students. The goal? Change the world.

We take pride in our diverse academic programs for undergraduate and graduate students, and our rich history of research and alumni success. Welcome to the Department of Animal Sciences at Illinois!

Our Commitment


We’re committed to preparing you to solve the challenges of the future.

The opportunities in animal sciences will allow you to explore your passions and identify your niche. Discover why the Department of Animal Sciences is right for you.

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We’re happy to answer all your questions to help you create a strong future in animal sciences.