ABA Standard 509 Consumer Information

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b1 - Admissions Data

Admissions data can be found as part of the NIU College of Law ABA Standard 509 Report (PDF).

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b2 - Tuition, Fees, Living Costs, and Financial Aid

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b3 - Conditional Scholarship Retention Data

The school does not award scholarships that may be reduced or eliminated based on law school academic performance other than failure to maintain good academic standing. Therefore, the school does not complete a "conditional scholarship retention chart."

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b4 - Enrollment Data and Attrition/Graduation Rates

Enrollment data and attrition/graduation rates can be found as part of the NIU College of Law ABA Standard 509 Report (PDF).

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b5 - Number of Full-time and Part-time Faculty, Professional Librarians and Administrators

The number of full-time and part-time faculty, professional librarians and administrators for the NIU College of Law can be found as part of the NIU College of Law ABA Standard 509 Report (PDF).

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b6 - Class Sizes and Seminar, Clinical and Co-Curricular Offerings

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b7 - Employment Outcomes 

* These documents are prepared by the National Association for Law Placement. Please note that disclosure of an individual's salary is voluntary and many graduates choose, for privacy reasons, to decline to participate in that part of the survey. In order to avoid inadvertent disclosure of individualized information, a minimum of five salaries is required for salary analysis in a category. Categories with less than five salaries reported are indicated with an asterisk. Categories that do not include any graduates are not shown.

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b8 - Bar Passage Data

Exam No. First Time Takers from NIU COL No. First Time Takers Pass From NIU COL Pass Rate NIU COL
July 2017 49 41 84%
Feb. 2017 11 6 55%
July 2016 58 47 81%
Feb. 2016 18 15 83%
July 2015 74 52 70%
Feb. 2015 16 11 69%
July 2014 76 63 83%

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c1 - Refund Policies

Information about refund policies can be found on the Office of the Bursar's page describing when and how refunds are issued.

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c2 - Curricular Offerings, Academic Calendar, and Academic Requirements

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c3 - Transfer of Credit Policies

Transfer of Credit Policies can be found in the Student Handbook (PDF).

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