Northeastern Illinois University

Acceptance Rate 62.11 %
Tuition & Fees $22,155
Student Population 7,119
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $7,400
Graduation Rate 21 %

Academic Overview

Northeastern Illinois University is a public, four-years institute located in Chicago, Illinois. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree.
The 2022 tuition & fees is $12,064 for Illinois residents and $22,155 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 7,119 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 62.11% and the graduation rate is 21% last year.
The salary after graduation from Northeastern Illinois University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $41,900. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2022 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2021-2022, Northeastern Illinois's tuition & fees is $12,064 for Illinois residents and $22,155 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2022 average tuition & fees are $9,428 for in-state students and $17,375 for out-of-state students.
2022 Tuition & Fees
Illinois ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2022 key academic statistics at Northeastern Illinois. The acceptance rate of Northeastern Illinois is 62.11% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 15.63%. The average graduation rate is 21% and no students have transferred out from the school.
The average received amount of financial aid is $7,400 and 61% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 7,119 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Northeastern Illinois University is 62.11 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Northeastern Illinois University is 21 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for Northeastern Illinois University is 67 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Northeastern Illinois University is 7,119
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Northeastern Illinois University is 12 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
12 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $7,400 at Northeastern Illinois University.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address5500 N Saint Louis Ave, Chicago, IL 60625-4699
Online Applicationhttps://admissions.neiu.edu/admission-requirements
Financial Aidwww.neiu.edu/financial-aid/
Net Price Calculatorwww.neiu.edu/financial-aid/financing-your-education/calculating-your-net-cost
Veterans Tuitionhttps://admissions.neiu.edu/veterans-services
Disability Servicewww.neiu.edu/university-life/student-disability-services

Offered Degrees

Northeastern Illinois offers 79 major programs on-site (in-person class) only. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree420
Master's Degree370

Special Learning Opportunities

Northeastern Illinois University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:440)
Board/Meal Plan

Veterans Benefits

Northeastern Illinois University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges