How to pronounce Urbana-Champaign, as in University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

By | October 17, 2013
  • Urbana Champaign: er-bannah shampain
  • NOT: ur-bannah shampain, er-bahna shampain, etc.
  • Champaign is pronounced the same as that wonderful adult beverage.

Brief Facts

  • Champaign-Urbana is a metropolitan area in east-central Illinois
  • It is composed of three counties: Champaign, Ford, and Piatt
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