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Northeastern Illinois University Admissions

Northeastern Illinois admissions is selective with an acceptance rate of 56%. Students that get into Northeastern Illinois have an average SAT score between 910-1120 and the ACT score range is 15-22. The regular admissions application deadline for Northeastern Illinois is July 15.

Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
56%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
Total Applicants
4,711
SAT Range
910-1120
SAT Reading
470-570
SAT Math
440-550
Students Submitting SAT
83%
ACT Range
15-22
ACT English
15-21
ACT Math
16-21
ACT Writing
Students Submitting ACT
21%

Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline
July 15
Early Decision Deadline
Early Action Deadline
Offers Early Decision
No
Offers Early Action
No
Application Fee
$30
Accepts Common App
Accepts Coalition App
No

Admissions Requirements

What Really Matters When Applying
  • High School GPA
    Neither required nor recommended
  • High School Rank
    Required
  • High School Transcript
    Required
  • College Prep Courses
    Neither required nor recommended
  • SAT/ACT
    Considered but not required
  • Recommendations
    Neither required nor recommended
Poll
60%
of students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant.40 responses
Poll
55%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers.40 responses
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