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Located in Dekalb, Illinois, Northern Illinois University is a mid-size four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.
In the most recent statistical year 14,641 prospective students applied, and 7,806 were granted admission. Of those admitted 1,852 enrolled in the school. 13,879 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 4,166 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $9,465 plus fees of $4,885.
Northern Illinois is ranked 683 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.