If you are considering submitting an application to Northeastern Illinois University, the regular decision application deadline is July 15 and the fee for the application costs $30.
Application fees can accumulate rapidly, but some schools have free applications and students who need them, may qualify for fee waiver for their application.
The following is an overiew of some of Northeastern Illinois University's admissions stats.
|Northeastern Illinois University 2022||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.1|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||2.54%|
|Mean SAT Score||915|
|Admissions Test Policy||Test Optional|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||21%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||1%|
These are the application deadlines for Northeastern Illinois University.
|Application Type||Offered||Application Deadline||Notification Deadline|
|Early Decision I||Info Not Available||––||––|
|Early Decision II||––||––||––|
Northeastern Illinois University may or may not offer early admission, however the school has not provided any application information. Check with Northeastern Illinois University directly for more information about early applications.
It is not difficult to get into Northeastern Illinois University.
In 2021, Northeastern Illinois University **accepted .
Schools that are not difficult to get into, like Northeastern Illinois University, accept up to 95% of applicants. Most admitted students scored at most a 1010 on the SAT and a 19 on the ACT.
Transfer student admissions is not difficult.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college determines which factors are they consider most important in the admissions process. When assembling your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that prioritize the areas where you're strong.
What does Northeastern Illinois University consider during the admissions process? Listed below are factors commonly taken into consideration during admissions decisions.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Standardized Test Scores||Very Important|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Considered|
Make sure to check with Northeastern Illinois University for more information on admission factors.
To apply to Northeastern Illinois University, all applicants must submit the following items. Make sure to check in with Northeastern Illinois University's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for Some||Details (If Any)|
|Written Essay or Personal Statement|
|Transcript(S) of College Record|
|Standardized Test Scores|
|Statement of Good Standing From Prior Institution(S)|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Northeastern Illinois University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.1.
Out of all students that were admitted, 59.7% submitted a class rank. At Northeastern Illinois University 2.54% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 17.26% were in the top 25% and 53.3% were in the top 50%.
At Northeastern Illinois University, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.
|GPA||Percent of Students|
|3.75 and 3.99||8.08%|
|3.50 and 3.74||8.08%|
|3.25 and 3.49||12.42%|
|3.00 and 3.24||19.57%|
|2.50 and 2.9||41.62%|
|2.00 and 2.49||3.11%|
This chart depicts the percentage of all enrolled, degree-seeking, first-time, first year (freshmen) students who had high school grade point average within the given ranges.
Note: Some schools choose not release this information. If you have any questions regarding missing numbers, be sure to reach out to Northeastern Illinois University directly.
Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that reflects your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.
An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.
Northeastern Illinois University looks at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.
Northeastern Illinois University has a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.
In 2022, 21% of Northeastern Illinois University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 1% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be competitive with other Northeastern Illinois University applicants, you should strive to score between 850 and 1020 (or higher!) on the SAT. At Northeastern Illinois University 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1020 and 25% of scored lower than 850, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.The mean composite SAT score for a Northeastern Illinois University student is 915.
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For transfer students, it is not difficult to get admitted to Northeastern Illinois University. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in Northeastern Illinois University during the following terms:
• Fall Term
• Spring Term
• Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Northeastern Illinois University?
✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Northeastern Illinois University.
Does Northeastern Illinois University accept transfer credits?
✅ Northeastern Illinois University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Northeastern Illinois University accepts:
• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES
Does Northeastern Illinois University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
✅ Northeastern Illinois University accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Northeastern Illinois University?
❌ No, Northeastern Illinois University is test optional, so it's up to you if you want to submit test scores or not. If your scores are higher than the school's average, you may want to send them. If your scores are average or below average, you it might make sense to leave them out of your application.
What is the early decision acceptance rate at Northeastern Illinois University?
🟨 Northeastern Illinois University may or may not offer early decision. The school has not provided any information on early decision including ED acceptance rates.
What is the early action acceptance rate at Northeastern Illinois University?
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Northeastern Illinois University is Jul 15.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Northeastern Illinois University is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
Reading SAT Range
1020 and Above
850 to 1020
850 and Less
The median SAT score for Northeastern Illinois University students is 915. Applicants with SAT scores of 1020 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Northeastern Illinois University, while applicants with SAT scores between 850 to 1020 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 850 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Northeastern Illinois University.
Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Northeastern Illinois University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.1. This is the average, which means that some applicants submit GPAs lower than this and some applicants submit GPAs above this level. If your GPA falls below the average, strong test scores or other qualifications may help you make you a more competitive applicant.
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