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Apply to NIU

An education at NIU is more than just an academic degree. NIU opens the doors to career success, critical thinking, and lifelong learning. At Northern Illinois University, you’ll meet students, faculty, staff, and alumni who will help you find your place. We’re all in this together.

Choose from 56 undergraduate majors and 80 graduate programs. No matter what you study, our focus on your goals remains our top priority. Take the first step to success, apply to NIU today.

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Graduate School Admissions

For students seeking an advanced degree (bachelor's degree required).

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College of Law Admissions

For students seeking a Juris Doctor degree.

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