Transfer Admissions

You've been working hard, investing time and energy in your future. Finish your education at NIU.

Our extensive resources will help ensure your investment leads to a successful career. We have services tailored to your unique needs, like special information sessions and dedicated admissions counselors for transfer students only. With almost half of our students holding credits from other institutions, you'll feel right at home at NIU.

Find Your Program

Search majors and degree programs offered at NIU.

Transfer Your Credits

Get your transfer credit questions answered.

Virtual Transfer Visits

Don't put your life on hold. We're open for virtual visits, open houses, and Transfers Get Information Friday (TGIF) sessions.

Community College Students

Community college students thrive at NIU. If you are attending a participating community college, no need to stress - you have guaranteed admission to NIU! We also offer community college partnerships so you can start at a community college and finish at NIU.

Have Questions?

We want to answer them. You can check out our FAQ or just reach out to us at

Office of Admissions
Williston Hall
DeKalb, IL 60115
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