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Student-at-Large Applicant Instructions

You are a Student-at-Large applicant if you do not plan to seek a degree at Northeastern Illinois University. Graduate Students-at-Large have earned a baccalaureate degree or higher. Undergraduate Students-at-Large have not earned a baccalaureate degree. Student-at-Large applicants do not qualify for financial aid.

Required Documents

If you are not a U.S. citizen, you must also provide required immigration documents.

If your degree was awarded from a college or university outside of the United States, you must submit official transcripts, mark sheets or Educational Credentials Evaluators, Inc. (ECE) evaluation.

Required documents are official transcripts from any college or university attended after Northeastern Illinois University.

Refer to the Application Instructions for full details.

If you are ready to apply, you can apply online now using the Apply Online icon to the right.

Application and Credential Deadlines

Apply Online

If you are denied to the University in as a degree-seeking applicant, you cannot apply or attend as a student-at-large.

Undergraduate Student-at-Large
Admissions Criteria

Graduated from high school OR Satisfactorily completed the GED.

Graduate Student-at-Large
Admissions Criteria

Graduated from a regionally accredited college or university.



Graduate Student at Large Application


Undergraduate Student at Large Application

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