Link to Coursera

Once you accept your offer of admission, or enroll as a first time non-degree student, you will receive an email from Illinois Coursera with information on how to link your Coursera account with the University of Illinois.  It is imperative you complete this linking process as soon as possible.  The iMBA Program is heavily integrated into Coursera and you will not be able to be successful in our program without completing this linking process.

Carefully follow these step-by-step instructions to successfully enroll in Coursera for Illinois. Please note that students are required to enroll in Coursera for Illinois in order to no longer pay the MOOC enrollment fees.

The instructions above also provide some basic information to help answer questions and troubleshoot issues. If at any time you need assistance, please reach out to or you can also reach out to Coursera’s 24/7 live chat by going to the Learner Help Center (


Zoom is a cloud-based web conferencing tool. iMBA courses are highly interactive and engaging on a weekly basis. As a student, you will be participating in weekly live video sessions, office hours, and group work as part of your learning experience.

You will need to setup a Zoom Pro account.  Follow these step-by-step instructions to get setup with Zoom once you have been admitted into the program.