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Illinois Institute of Technology
IIT is a private research university in Chicago, Illinois. It was founded in 1890 as Armour Institute of Technology, and later merged with Lewis Institute in 1940. IIT is known for its programs in architecture, engineering, and technology.
The IIT campus is located in the Bronzeville neighborhood of Chicago. The campus is home to a number of architecturally significant buildings, including the Crown Hall, which is considered to be one of the most important buildings of the 20th century.
IIT has a diverse student body, with students from over 100 countries. The university offers a variety of student organizations and activities, including a strong Greek life presence.
IIT's academic offerings include undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs. The university is ranked #127 in the US News & World Report's 2022-2023 Best Colleges rankings.