5500 North St. Louis AvenueChicago, IL 60625 773-442-4000
http://www.neiu.edu admrec@neiu.edu
About Northeastern Illinois University
  • Year of Foundation 1961
  • Size of Campus 63acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 9,418
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 58%, 42%, 1%
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State N/A
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Less selective
  • Application Fee 25
  • Enrollment No. 9,025
A fully accredited public university serving more than 11,000 students in the Chicago area with an affordable, high quality academic experience. A population richly diverse in ethnicity, culture, age and language. Faculty who are dedicated to excellence in instruction, research and public service. More than 80 undergraduate and graduate programs in the arts, sciences, education and business. A leader in the development of special programs for adult learners and innovative non-traditional education alternatives. Exchange programs and study experiences in several international locations. Opportunities to integrate classroom instruction with field-based learning, research and service. A wealth of student organizations and cultural events.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of honor societies English Honor Society; Psychology Honor Society
  • Number of frats 1
  • Percent students who are frat sororities N/A
  • Setting Urban
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Assyrian, Black Caucus, Black Heritage, Black Heritage Gospel Choir, Black Student Movement, Carribean Club, Chimexta, Chinese Student, Indian. Korean American Student Assoc. , Lationo Students. Computer Science, Muslim Stu
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Internation Day, Fall into Fun Week, Film Festival, Asian Business Conference, Etiquette Dinner, Gay/Lesbian coming out Ball
  • Number of students in fraternities 1
  • Other general policies hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
  • On-campus religious organizations N/A
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Percent students who are frat members N/A
  • Number of sororities 4
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest bus Chicago (6)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus No
  • Distance to nearest airport Chicago,IL (10), Chicago-Midway (25)
  • Distance to nearest train Chicago (6)
Student Housing
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles N/A
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 50%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms N/A
  • Number of students using college housing N/A
  • College campus housing availability N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • Type of housing provided for students N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
Campus Services
  • Computer Courses No
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page No
  • Museums N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 8,230
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Number Of Microforms 875,483
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, military, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, religious
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network
  • Number Of Books in Library 716,357
  • Online Course Registration Available No
  • Number Of Subscriptions 5,587
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Library Facilities Yes
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Number of e-books 19,602
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
Student Employment and Career
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Employed Students after 1 year 13%
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (University of Illinois at Chicago)
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 53%
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads N/A
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Illinois Institute of Technology)
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Metropolis