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Northeastern offers various scholarships geared specifically for transfer students.

Students are automatically considered for the Provost and Deans Merit Scholarships upon application for admission to Northeastern Illinois University. Completion of an additional application is not necessary.

Provost Merit Scholarship ($2,000)

Awarded on a first-come, first-served basis to prospective transfer students who apply early for admission and who meet the following criteria:

  • Illinois Resident
  • Cumulative transfer GPA of 3.50
  • Earned Associate of Arts or Associate of Science degree (or at least 60 credit hours)
  • Must enroll as a full time student

Deans Merit Scholarship ($1,000)

Awarded on a first-come, first-served basis to prospective transfer students who apply early for admission and who meet the following criteria:

  • Illinois Resident
  • Cumulative transfer GPA of 3.00
  • Earned Associate of Arts or Associate of Science degree (or at least 60 credit hours)
  • Must enroll as a full time student

Phi Theta Kappa

NEIU Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Minimum 3.5 GPA and an A.A. or A.S. degree
  • Student must also be a full-time resident of Illinois
  • Enroll at NEIU immediately following completion of associate degree (in the fall)
  • Pursuing first bachelor’s degree
  • Provide a letter of recommendation from Phi Theta Kappa advisor to confirm members and active participation in college’s PTK chapter.

The scholarship covers tuition (not fees) for the first 60 credit hours at NEIU. A recipient must maintain cumulative GPA of 3.50 or higher and participate in the University Honors Program. The deadline to apply is June 3rd. The scholarship is awarded in the fall only.

NEIU Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship

For further questions, please email the Scholarships Office at scholarships@neiu.edu.

Veterans Services

Northeastern has expanded services for military personnel, veterans, and their dependents. These include specialized assistance in admission, federal and state educational benefits, orientation to Northeastern, and the enrollment process.

For more information, visit the Veterans Services Office or contact Weston Polaski, Veterans Admissions Outreach Specialist, at (773) 442-4005 or w-polaski@neiu.edu.

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