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Spring 2016 Open House • March 9, 2016

Learn everything you need and want to know about Northeastern Illinois University in one evening!  Join us for an evening of on-campus for tours, academic information sessions, a department/resource fair, and more!

Things you can do at the Spring 2016 Open House:

  • Get a sense of what campus life is like at Northeastern
  • Explore financial aid and scholarship opportunities
  • Tour our beautiful campus
  • Submit your application and admission documents and receive a decision on the spot!

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Visit Options

FAFSA Completion Workshops – various dates and locations

Wednesday, January 27 and February 3, 5-6:30pm at our CCICS location

Saturday, February 6, 10-12pm at our Main Campus

Parents, prospective students and college students are invited to attend this free workshop for help with the 2015-2016 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), the federal and state financial aid form for college. Financial Aid professionals will assist participants with the FAFSA web application and completion process.

Information Session – February 17, 2016, 6-8pm

Our Information Session provides an overview of Northeastern and breaks down the admission process. Current students will also be available to answer questions about what it’s like to be a student here and will provide tours of the campus.

Student Housing Preview: A Bird's Eye View of Living on Campus - February 25, 2016, 6-8pm

Are you ready to call Northeastern Illinois University home? At The Nest Student Housing's information session, future residents and parents can learn about the amenities, expectations, application process, and most importantly, how you can find your fit at The Nest! Register today to learn more about Northeastern Illinois University's first Residence Hall opening in Fall 2016.

Plan Your Visit

Campus Tours

Our campus tours provide a great introduction to Northeastern. Students are welcomed by an Admissions Counselor and then led on an hour long tour by one of our knowledgeable Student Ambassadors! We offer weekly tours for freshmen, transfer students and their families. To schedule your campus tour, call (773) 442-4071 or register online now.

Campus Tour Schedule

Monday, Tuesday & Thursday 4:00 p.m. Admissions and Transfer Center, Building D, Room 130
Friday 10:00 a.m. Admissions and Transfer Center, Building D, Room 130

Group Visit Program

High schools, colleges or organizations interested in bringing a group of students to campus can learn more about Northeastern, partake in a campus tour and other fun activities. Learn More!

No appointment needed

Stop by the Admissions Office and Transfer Center during office hours - no appointment needed. Meet with a counselor to review admission requirements, discuss academic programs and application procedures, and learn about the many opportunities available at Northeastern.

Our main campus

Located in North Park: 5500 North St. Louis Avenue, Chicago. Visit the Admissions Office, Building D, Room 130, Monday through Thursday, 8:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. and Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. 

Tour other Northeastern locations

Carruthers Center for Inner City Studies 

Located in Bronzeville: 700 East Oakwood Boulevard, Chicago. Contact Shonda Triplett, Recruitment Specialist, (773) 256-2135 or

El Centro

Located in Avondale: 3390 North Avondale Avenue, Chicago. Contact Alejandra Tafoya, Student Transition Coordinator, (773) 442-4091 or 

University Center of Grayslake

Located in Grayslake: 1200 University Center Drive. Contact Sakeenah Adam, Coordinator of Transfer Enrollment, (773) 442-4076 or

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