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Northeastern students
Northeastern students

The best way to experience Northeastern Illinois University is to visit. Come meet faculty and students, tour campus, and discover what makes our students love Northeastern. Visiting is easy and will help you make informed choices.

No appointment needed

You can 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. Main campus: Admissions Office, Building D, Room 130, Monday through Thursday, 8:30 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. and Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Meet the Admission Staff

Campus Tours

A campus tour provides a great introduction to the campus.  Join us for an hour long tour led by one of our knowledgeable student ambassadors!  We offer weekly tours for both freshmen or transfer students and their families. Summer tours are available on Tuesdays (10am and 1pm), Thursdays (3:30pm) and Fridays (11am and 2pm).  Location: Admissions Office in Building D, Room 130. Registration: Call (773) 442-4050 or register online.

Admissions Information Sessions with Campus Tours

Admissions Information sessions are available for both freshman and transfer students who have not yet applied but are considering attending NEIU. Each session includes a 45-minute tour of campus led by a NEIU student following an admission presentation. 

Campus Preview Day

Come see Northeastern campus in action on Campus Preview Day. Meet our world class faculty who are committed to your success as you consider studying in the College of Arts and Sciences, the College of Business and Management or the College of Education. Learn about the more than 100 student organizations at Northeastern, tour our Physical Education Complex equipped with an Olympic-sized pool and state-of-the-art fitness center. Connect with scholarships and financial resources to fund your education. Half hour tours will be provided throughout the day.

Open House

Northeastern's Open House is geared towards helping you discover all the opportunities our University has to offer. Please join us for an exciting afternoon of events. When you attend our Open House, you can learn about academic programs, meet with a financial aid advisor, visit with faculty and staff, sit in on various breakout sessions, learn about support programs, and take a tour of our campus. Prospective students can also find out how to get involved in student life, clubs and organizations. This event is geared for undergraduate and graduate students to review our programs in Arts and Sciences, Education and Business. 2014-2015 dates coming soon!

Tour other Northeastern locations:

Carruthers Center for Inner City Studies (contact info. needed) El Centro (contact info. needed) University Center of Grayslake: Regina Turner, Interim Coordinator of Transfer Enrollment, (773) 442-4076 or (847) 665-4173

Future Students