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Discover your limitless creativity and open new doors of opportunity by joining us at NIU and studying with our renown faculty. Apply today! We have great news for those of you outside the state of Illinois - out-of-state tuition has been eliminated, bringing the culmination of your dreams into reach.

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College of Visual and Performing Arts
Music Building
Northern Illinois University
DeKalb, IL 60115

Fax: 815-753-6296


Out-of-state tuition rates have been eliminated for U.S. students.

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Tickets for concerts in the School of Music and performances in the School of Theatre and Dance are on sale now.

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