National Louis University

Chicago, IL, USA
3.23 Average Rating
National Louis University is based in Chicago, IL, with satellite locations in Florida and abroad in Poland. NLU has historically stressed the importance of academics in early childhood education and founded the National Parent Teacher Association and the National Kindergarten Movement. It was also the first institution in Illinois to offer a teaching degree. NLU is dedicated to providing a diverse university experience which is proven through their partnerships with the Academy for Urban School Leadership and the Illinois Resources Center.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting City
In State Students
100%
0
100
76%
Acceptance Rate

Key Deadlines

Rolling Admissions

The college has rolling admissions, which means applications are accepted any time throughout the year.

More Admissions Info

Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
4,918
Total Number of Undergrads
1,883
Academic Calendar

Quarter

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
25%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
25%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
16:1
National: 21:1
More Academics Info

Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$15,319
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$12,186
Out-of-State Tuition
$12,186
Students Receiving Financial Aid
94%
Average Aid Per Year
$8,745
More Financial Info

Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
25%
75%
Student Organizations
9
Size of Town
City: Large
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
More Campus Life Info

After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Chicago
Washington
Atlanta
Tampa
Milwaukee
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$49,300
More About Post-Grad

What Students Are Saying

3.23 Average Rating
National Louis seems like a great place to go to school with a beautiful location and architecture. I found the best degree possible and will be getting a double major within two years! My advising counselor is really helpful and kind.
Aqsa from Niles, IL
National Louis has a great Pathways program, students can earn a bachelor's degree at a significantly reduced tuition rate. National Louis University provides each student with a Student Success Coach throughout their program to ensure that they excel. NLU offers many opportunities that students will love taking advantaged of.
Reyna from Wheeling / Rolling Meadows, IL

Similar Colleges