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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Required
Secondary School GPA: Required
Secondary School Rank: Required
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Required

Application Fees

$40
Undergrad Application Fee
$40
Graduate Application Fee

Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

Address:
1425 W. Lincoln Hwy. Dekalb, IL 60115-2828
Phone: (800) 892-3050
General Site: www.niu.edu
Admissions: http://www.niu.edu/Apply/index.shtml
Application: http://www.niu.edu/admissions/onlineapp.shtml

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Miguel
  • Mar-23-2014 I am a current student here

    Always dedicate time into studying and manage time to fit your schedule. Set your priorities straight and make the right choices when it comes to studying or going out to have fun. The best way to be successful in school is to surround yourself with people who want to become successful. Now when you feel stressed out then the best thing anyone can do is take a nap or find a way to relax to focus for the rest of the day.

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  • Jessica from Watseka, IL
  • Feb-21-2014 I am a current student here

    College is no��t easy; it is what you make it. NIU is wonderful, from its campus to its curriculum. Take advantage of the resources you have, the friends you make, and your professors. They�re here to help you succeed. Get involved in organizations and build up your resume. NIU offers a huge variety of resources to help you find on-campus and off-campus jobs, internships, and a range of experience.

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