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You'll need the following:

  • Personal information (social security number, date of birth, address, citizenship information, etc.)
  • High school or university information (school name, dates of attendance, etc.)
  • $40 non-refundable application fee
  • Payment information (credit card or other acceptable payment method)

All supporting documents necessary to process your application must be sent to:

Office of Undergraduate Admissions
Northern Illinois University
1425 West Lincoln Hwy.
DeKalb, IL 60115

Deadlines and requirements


Office of Admissions
Williston Hall
DeKalb, IL 60115

Phone: 815-753-0446
Toll-free: 800-892-3050


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