Eastern Illinois University has 5,568 undergraduate students, of which 60 percent are women and 40 percent are men, and a total student body of 7,030 students. Of these students, 347 men and 220 women represented the school by participating in one or more of the sports with teams at the school.
This total does not include students playing intramural sports.
According to NCES, 4.3 percent of students enrolled at institutions of higher education with sports teams were on teams.
The sports at Eastern Illinois University with the most participants are all track combined (227), football (100) and soccer (65).