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Northern Illinois University Admissions Stats

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55%

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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
Northern Illinois University
  • Located in Dekalb, IL
  • Public
  • 21,138 students enrolled
  • 55% admitted
  • $9,096 annual cost to attend

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Emily from Illinois
  • Sep-18-2016 I am a past student here

    Payment wise make sure you look into and apply for the Huskie Installment Plan early! Don't wait until the semester begins because if you apply late then you will have to make larger payments. Instead of four installments, you might have to do two or three. I didn't have a problem with this, but I know others who did. Look into it on the bursar website and apply in May, June, or as early as you can.

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  • ashley from belvidere, il
  • Jul-23-2016 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    there is always something great to do on campus! i've heard the professors are very helpful. the student to faculty ratio (15:1) is also very nice.

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  • Shon from Evergreen Park, IL
  • Dec-30-2015 I am a current student here

    Make sure you pay a visit during the school year so you could see if it's the right school for you. Also, make sure you could afford it because it will be a waste of money to come here and not graduate from here.

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