Northeastern Welcomes You
Located in a safe, diverse neighborhood on Chicago’s North Side, Northeastern’s main campus offers rich cultural, recreational and supportive amenities. El Centro and the Carruthers Center for Inner City Studies have deep roots in their neighborhoods, offering events and supportive services.
The best way to experience Northeastern Illinois University is to visit. Come meet faculty and students, and tour our campus. Discover what makes our students love Northeastern. You can stop by or sign up for a tour.
Connect with Arts and Culture
Northeastern is alive with music, dance, arts, and cultural events that are open to the public. Visit our gallery, view our concert series, or engage with our artists in residence.
Host Your Event
Northeastern provides a full line of professional services to the University community and public. Our Student Union building is a bustling hub of activity where guests can relax, connect, learn, and grow. Contact us at (773) 442-4630 to rent facilities, get catering services, or table as a vendor.
What's Near Campus?
Northeastern is located in the tree lined Albany Park neighborhood, which is full of restaurants, parks, and places to stay.