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Northern Illinois University - 2016

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Institution Information

General Admissions

Entrance Requirements and Recommendations

Requirements

Freshman:
19 ACT score and a 2.75 cumulative GPA or top half of graduating class
or
23 ACT score and a 2.5 cumulative GPA or top two thirds of class

A formal online application for admission and application fee,
An official high school transcript indicating class rank and courses completed,
ACT or SAT scores,
An official transcript from each college attended.

Transfer:
In good standing at last school attended
2.0 GPA (with 60+ hours of transferable credit)
Meet competitive GPA, currently 2.5 (less than 60 hours)
Must have completed at least 24 hours of transferable credit to meet only transfer requirements. If less than 24 hours are completed by time of application, freshman requirements must be met.

A formal online application for admission and application fee,
An official transcript from each college attended.

Recommendations

Follow the application procedures and deadlines, complete the application properly with all enclosures, request information on the courses, arrange for a university visit, and talk to an advisor in the intended major.