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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

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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  • Alex from DeKalb, IL
  • Jul-01-2015 I am a current student here

    Go to every football game, explore Greek life, join at least two clubs, and avoid Neptune

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  • Stephanie from Woodstock, IL
  • Jun-22-2015 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    If you like big schools and a quiet place then this is the place for you! The town is kinda boring but the school does offer a lot .

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  • Alexis from Chicago, IL
  • Jun-18-2015 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    Study hard but dont forget to have fun. Stay on track with your grades and take advantage of office hours, tutoring and other academic resources.

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  • Amia from Chicago, IL
  • May-23-2015 I am a current student here

    If you are thinking about attending NIU, you should give it a try. The school is pretty great for all majors and minors. The schools is not too big nor is it too small. I believe its the perfect size for students who are just coming out of high school and are afraid they may get lost.

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