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 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
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • 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
  • Number of sororities 4
  • Percent students who are frat members N/A
  • Number of honor societies English Honor Society; Psychology Honor Society
  • Number of frats 1
  • Percent students who are frat sororities N/A
  • Setting Urban
Transportation
  • 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)
  • Distance to nearest bus Chicago (6)
Student Housing
  • 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
  • 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
Campus Services
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 8,230
  • Number Of Microforms 875,483
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, military, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, religious
  • Online Course Registration Available No
  • Number Of Books in Library 716,357
  • Number Of Subscriptions 5,587
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Library Facilities Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Number of e-books 19,602
  • Computer Courses No
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page No
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Museums N/A
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks
Student Employment and Career
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 53%
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (University of Illinois at Chicago)
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads N/A
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Illinois Institute of Technology)
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • 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%
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Metropolis