In the navigation menu at left, you will find policies, procedures, and guidelines related to graduate-level academics at Northeastern Illinois University. 

The Graduate Student Handbook will provide helpful information throughout your time as a graduate student at NEIU. Please be aware that the Academic Catalog is the authoritative source of information in case of any conflicting information.

Graduate Student Orientation 

  • Tips for success in graduate school 
  • Important academic policies 
  • Financing your graduate education 
  • Student support and academic support

Graduate Student Orientation Recording (Aug. 16, 2021)

For guidance about any academic policies, please contact your graduate advisor or the Dean's Office of the College of Graduate Studies and Research at