We aren’t afraid of adversity.

Northeastern is a creative multicultural university where students forge their own path in their own way. From all walks of life, each of us marches to the beat of our own drum and face challenges head on. Here, you have the freedom to be yourself and live your hopes and dreams.

Did you know?

Financial Boost

An NEIU degree leads to a higher income—moving graduates up the income scale.


We rank among the most ethnically diverse institutions in the country.


We're proud to be a leader at graduating students with the least amount of debt.


NEIU ranks among the safest universities in Illinois, and third in the nation.

At NEIU, our mission is you.
Together, we break barriers.


Transfer to NEIU!

Want to see how your courses transfer to Northeastern?

Take a look at the Transfer Guides and Transfer Course Equivalencies.