The Graduate College
Financial Aid

Financial Aid

Helping students finance their graduate education

Northeastern makes every effort to extend financial assistance to qualified students in need of funds to complete their education. The Financial Aid Office offers assistance in meeting these expenses through loans, grants, scholarships and student employment programs.

A list of helpful resources are located to the right. If you need additional information please contact the financial aid office:

By Regular Mail:
Northeastern Illinois University
Financial Aid Office
5500 N. St. Louis Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60625-4699

In Person:
Office Hours are Monday through Thursday - 8:30am until 7:00pm and Friday - 8:30am until 4:30pm
Room Number - D Building, Room 200 (second level, above Enrollment & Bursar Services)

By Electronic Mail:

By Telephone:
The Financial Aid Office Telephone Center number is (773) 442-5016.

By Fax:
To fax to the Financial Aid Office dial (773) 442-5040.

By Twitter:
To get updates from the Student Financial Assistance industry OR ask a general financial aid question OR send a direct message - not specific to Northeastern Illinois University - follow @FinAidAdvice.

Student Employment Office:
If you are interested in being placed in either Federal Work Study positions (on or off campus) OR regular Student Employment positions, please dial (773) 442-4697. For information on America Reads or America Counts, please download this PDF document: click here!