Northeastern Illinois University

Northeastern Illinois University Ranking

country rank: 546
world rank: 1501

University Overview

Northeastern Illinois University ranking, established in 1949, is a non-profit public state higher-education college based in the metropolitan environment of Chicago, Illinois (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000). Northeastern Illinois University (NEIU) ranking is a significant (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational US higher education college that is officially approved by the Higher Learning Commission. Northeastern Illinois University (NEIU) provides a variety of classes and programs leading to formally accredited higher education degrees, including bachelor’s and master’s degrees in a variety of fields. For further details, see the degree levels and areas of research matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 71-year-old American university has a preferential admissions process focused on students’ previous academic records and ratings. With an acceptance scale of 50-60%, this US higher education institution is considered to be moderately selective. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. NEIU also offers a library, accommodation, recreational equipment, financial assistance and/or grants, study abroad and exchange schemes, online classes and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services to students.

Northeastern Illinois University Ranking

University Identity

Name Northeastern Illinois University
Acronym NEIU
Founded 1949 Origins date back to 1867
Motto Learn in the city. Lead in the world.
Colours Gold and royal blue

University Location

Address 5500 North Saint Louis Avenue Chicago 60625-4699 Illinois United States
Tel +1 (773) 583 4050
Fax +1 (773) 442 4900

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
10,000-12,500 US$ (7,400-9,200 Euro) 7,500-10,000 US$ (5,500-7,400 Euro)
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) 15,000-17,500 US$ (11,000-12,900 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 50-60%
Admission Office 5500 N. St. Louis Avenue Chicago 60625 (773) 442 4050

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff 600-699
Control Type Public State
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Northeastern Illinois University's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 462,100 physical volumes, 16,520 physical media, 217,716 digital/electronic medium and 184 licensed digital/electronic databases. Northeastern Illinois University's library has 2 branches.
Housing Yes Northeastern Illinois University provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 440 students in the 2018 academic year.
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU)

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