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Build Relationships and Foster Leadership Skills

Northeastern Illinois University is a welcoming school that embraces diversity and a nontraditional atmosphere. You become a member of a community at Northeastern. With more than 90 clubs and organizations, students can find their niche by participating in intramural sports or joining an organization in line with their field of study. Students who get involved in activities build relationships, foster leadership skills and give back to the community.

The intimacy at Northeastern allows students to interact and learn from individuals from all over the world. Faculty and staff are always eager to help students and open their eyes to the multiple opportunities available to them on campus and in Chicago. Northeastern’s faculty, staff and alumni help students discover their talents and guide them in the right direction to pursue their passions.