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Northern Illinois University Admissions Stats

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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

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Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

1425 W. Lincoln Hwy. Dekalb, IL 60115-2828
Phone: (800) 892-3050
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Northern Illinois University
  • Located in Dekalb, IL
  • Public
  • 21,138 students enrolled
  • 55% admitted
  • $9,465 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Alexandra
  • I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    I haven't attended yet, but I am going to attend.

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  • Katie
  • I am a current student here

    Look into all organizations and clubs that are offered. There is something for everyone.

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  • Konstanze from Monmouth, IL
  • I am a current student here

    Bring a bike, skateboard, or roller skates. You may think you have time to walk from one end of campus to the other in the 10-15 minutes between your classes, but you're wrong. Join at least one club. It's more fun that way.

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