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Freshman Application Workshop

In this virtual event, Northeastern Illinois University Freshman Admissions Counselors will help you understand what you need to do to complete and submit your Fall 2022 application, and how to check the status of your application on your application portal.

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Schedule a Campus Tour

Join NEIU's Office of Undergraduate Admissions for a one-hour walking tour at our Main Campus location. You'll learn about our facilities, the admission process, and what it means to be a Golden Eagle. Grab your comfy shoes and come see what NEIU is all about!

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The Main Campus is located at 5500 North St. Louis Avenue. 

Office of Enrollment Management Services, Room D 101

Monday to Friday: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

  • Undergraduate Admission and Review and Processing (773) 442-4000
  • Graduate Admission (773) 442-6001
  • Graduate Records (773) 442-4060
  • Registrar Services (773) 442-4060
  • African American Student Recruitment (773) 442-4986
  • Financial Aid Office (773) 442-5016
  • Scholarship Office (773) 442-4606
  • Student Employment Office (773) 442-4695

Admissions, Transfer Center and Veterans Services, Room D 130

Monday to Friday: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

  • Admissions and Recruitment (773) 442-4050
  • Transfer Center (admission, recruitment) (773) 442-4076 (appointment recommended)
  • Veterans Services (773) 442-4073 (appointment recommended)
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El Centro is located at 3390 North Avondale Avenue. 

Monday to Friday: 8 a.m.-9 p.m. and by appointment.

  • Admissions
  • Undergraduate Recruitment
  • Academic Advising
  • Financial Aid and Scholarships

Contact elcentro@neiu.edu or (773) 442-4080 to schedule an appointment.

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El Centro

The Jacob H. Carruthers Center for Inner City Studies is located at 700 East Oakwood Boulevard. 

Monday to Friday: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. and by appointment

  • Admissions
  • Undergraduate Recruitment
  • Academic Advising
  • Financial Aid and Scholarships

Contact ccics@neiu.edu or (773) 268-7500 to schedule an appointment.

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Carruthers Center

University Center of Lake County is located at 1200 University Center Drive, Grayslake, Ill. 60030, in Room 220B.

Visit us by appointment. Please contact tsteps@neiu.edu or (847) 665-4173.

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