Independent College & University Presidents Council
The Federation is a statewide association representing the public policy interests of 60 independent Illinois (private, not-for-profit)
colleges and universities and the students they serve. The Federation strives to enable the continued success of member institutions and
their students through proactive government relations and public affairs efforts.
The Federation is the recognized organizational representative to the Illinois Board of Higher Education, the Illinois Student Assistance
Commission, the Illinois General Assembly, and the Governor.