Northeastern Illinois University, Main Campus (NEIU)

Chicago, IL

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Northeastern Illinois University, Main Campus

Northeastern Illinois University, Main Campus

Northeastern Illinois University, Main Campus Applicant Information

Important Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline July 1
SAT / ACT Scores Due July 1
Priority Application Due January 1
College Will Notify September 15

Admission Rate

  • Men
  • Women
  Men Women Total
Applied 2,252 3,148 5,400
Accepted 1,328 2,047 3,375
Acceptance Rate 59% 65% 62%
Enrolled 481 559 1,040

NEIU Test Scores

Note: All test score ranges and GPA are approximations based on available data. Falling within a school’s displayed range for test scores and/or GPA does not guarantee admission to that school.

Average GPA
2.87 (weighted)

ACT Scores

(95% of Students Admitted to Northeastern Illinois University, Main Campus Submit ACT Scores)

  • Verbal 15 to 21
  • Math 16 to 21
  • Composite 16 to 21
  • Verbal
  • Math
  • Composite
  Verbal Math Composite
Top 75th Percentile 21 21 21
Bottom 25th Percentile 15 16 16

Northeastern Illinois University, Main Campus Application Requirements

  Required Recommended Considered
Application Fee ($30)   Very Important
High School Diploma or Equivalent   Very Important
High School GPA     Not Considered
High School Rank   Very Important
High School Transcript     Very Important
Recommendations     Not Considered
Essay     Not Considered
Extracurricular Activities     Not Considered
Volunteer Work     Not Considered
Standardized Test Score(s)   Very Important
Interview     Not Considered
Competencies     Not Considered
TOEFL   Very Important

High School Prerequisites

Subject Years Required Years Recommended
English 4 4
Math 3 3
Science 3 3
Social Studies 3 3
Other 2 2
Electives 1 1

Northeastern Illinois University, Main Campus Transfer Students

Undergraduate Enrollment 11,325 (89%)
Undergraduate Transfer-in Enrollment 1,378 (10%)

Northeastern Illinois University, Main Campus Admissons Requirements for Transfers

  Required Recommended Considered
Application Fee ($30)   Very Important
Credits (minimum 24)   Very Important
GPA (minimum 2.00)   Very Important
High School Transcript   Important
College Transcript   Very Important
Essay/Personal Statement     Not Considered
Interview     Not Considered
Standardized Test Scores   Important
Statement of Good Standing
from Prior Institution(s)
  Very Important

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