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Transfer Center

The Transfer Center assists students with the transfer process at Northeastern Illinois University. Since students enter Northeastern at various stages in their academic journey, we are here to provide you with a smooth transition to earning your degree at Northeastern.

NEIU For You Transfer Scholarship

Northeastern Illinois University wants to help you step forward into your future with confidence. That's why our NEIU For You transfer scholarship covers one three-credit hour course for eligible undergraduate transfer students. Learn more about this great opportunity!

NEIU for You Transfer Scholarship

Join Us for a Transfer Information Session

Plan a visit to find out how we can help you transfer to Northeastern. You will be able to:

  • Learn about the application process.
  • Provide unofficial transcripts and receive informal transcript evaluation.
  • Submit official transcripts along with an application and receive on the spot admissions decision.
  • Apply for a program.
  • Understand the next steps in the enrollment process.

Transfer Center Events

Northeastern’s Programs

Northeastern offers more than 40 undergraduate majors for you to focus your studies. We also support the STEM fields through the Student Center for Science Engagement. If you have questions about a specific major, you can also reach out to an undergraduate program advisor.

Get a head start - look up classes by subject, location, instructor or date and time. Find what’s right for you; it’s just a click away.

Course Lookup

Transferring to Northeastern is easy!

All you need to do is apply and provide official transcripts from each college you have attended. When received, your application is processed for admission. Once admitted, meet with your degree program advisor for your plan of study, and then enroll in courses. 

Transfer Guides

Want to see how your courses transfer to Northeastern? Take a look at the Transfer Guides and Transfer Course Equivalencies.  

Financing Your Education

We believe that finances, geography or life circumstances should not be a barrier to an excellent college education. Affordability and flexibility--night and weekend classes, multiple locations--are a high priority. Northeastern has the lowest percentage of graduates with student loan debt.

With Northeastern’s Tuition Guarantee, tuition rates remain the same for four consecutive years for newly enrolled students.  

Tuition and Fees

Contact Us

Transfer Center peer mentors and staff are ready to help you navigate your transition to Northeastern. Call us at (773) 442-4076 or email us at We are located on the Main Campus in Building D, Room 130.