Costs and Financial Aid
Cost Per Credit Hour
$466.80 - $516.80
$505 - $905
No Out-of-state Tuition Means you SaveWith NIU Online, you’ll pay the same cost per credit hour as an Illinois resident—no matter where you live in the U.S. You’ll also be eligible for the same financial aid and scholarship opportunities as an on-campus student.
We’ll help you access the financial support you need to make your academic goals a reality.
Start by visiting the Financial Aid and Scholarship Office. They’ll guide you through the process of applying for loans, grants and scholarships.