<p>How much can i expect to pay per year at U of I urbana-champaign..my EFC was 0 and my mom is a single parent making less than $20,000 while supporting 5 people..i was just wondering as i have not received my financial aid award letters..thanks a lot</p>
<p>If you are an Illinois resident, you should qualify for the "Illinois Promise" at U of I. </p>
<p>"The Illinois Promise assures eligible recipients sufficient grant and scholarship funds in combination with a minimal employment expectation to cover their estimated cost of tuition, fees, room and board, and books and supplies."</p>
<p>2008-2009 Eligibility Criteria
The Illinois Promise student must meet all of the following criteria:</p>
<p>Parent(s) and student must be Illinois residents.
Admitted as a new freshman or new transfer student.
Expected Family Contribution (EFC) determined through the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) must equal $0.
Family income must be at or below the federal poverty level.
Enrolled at least 12 hours during fall or spring semesters.
Enrolled at least 6 hours during the summer semester to receive summer funding.</p>