Tuition and Fee Summary

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Tuition and Fee Rates for New Students
(Effective Summer 2013 - Spring 2014)

Undergraduate  

Rate per quarter hour

100/200 level courses
300/400 level courses

$347.00
$470.00

Graduate by College

Rate per semester hour

National College of Education

$744.00

Exceptions:

 

M.Ed. Teaching, Learning, and Assessment
M.Ed./CAS Mathematics Education
ESL/Bilingual (per hour)
M.Ed./CAS Reading
Professional Development

$483.00
$595.00
$450.00
$595.00
$360.00

College of Arts and Sciences

$744.00

College of Management and Business

$744.00

Florida

National College of Education
   M.Ed. Online (except TLA)
   M.Ed. Teaching, Learning and Assessment
   M.Ed. (all others)
   Ed.D.


$744.00
$483.00
$678.00
$678.00

Wisconsin

National College of Education
   M.Ed. Online (except TLA)
   M.Ed. Teaching, Learning and Assessment
   M.Ed. (all others)
   Ed.D.


$744.00
$483.00
$485.00
$719.00

Partnerships

Contact the Office of Partnerships for specific rate information.

Fees

Admission Application Fee (paper only)

$  40.00

Credit by Portfolio
   Application Fee
   Per essay assessed


$140.00
$140.00 

Testing Fees
   Criterion Exam
   Miller Analogies Test
   School Psychology Testing
   Watson-Glaser Critical Thinking


$  55.00
$  80.00
$350.00
$  55.00

All Other Fees
   Deferred Payment Plan*
   Diploma Reorder
   Email Opt Out*
   Late Payment per Month
   Office of Registrar Special Requests
   Returned Check
   Student Fee for Half-time or Full-Time Enrollment*
   Student Fee for Less than Half-time Enrollment*
   Thesis/Dissertation/Exam Continuation*
   Transcript
   Tuition Reimbursement Plan*
   U-Pass**


$  35.00
$  35.00
$100.00
$  15.00
$  15.00
$  35.00

$100.00

$  50.00
$250.00
$    8.00
$  35.00
$110.00

*denotes a per term charge
**denotes a required per term fee for all Chicago campus full-time students

Please note that tuition rates are applicable to the current academic year and are subject to an annual review.

Locations
  • CHICAGO DOWNTOWN CAMPUS

    NLU’s Chicago campus on South Michigan Avenue occupies five floors of the historic Peoples Gas Building. This landmark building, across the street from the Art Institute of Chicago and Grant Park, is easily accessible by train, bus and car and is surrounded by restaurants, parking lots/garages and shops.

    122 S. Michigan Avenue
    Chicago, IL 60603
    (888) 658.8632

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  • ELGIN

    Conveniently located in a fast-growing business district off I-90 and Route 31, NLU Elgin features 10 classrooms with high-tech media equipment; a computer lab with high-speed Internet access; two conference rooms; and comfortable student lounges. Parking is free at this recently remodeled and upgraded teaching site, which now includes wireless Internet access.

    620 Tollgate Road
    Elgin, IL 60123
    (888) 658.8632

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  • NORTH SHORE

    Opened in the summer of 2006, NLU North Shore at Skokie is a state-of-the-art modern campus located just off the Edens Expressway near the Old Orchard Shopping Center. The campus includes 44 wireless classrooms equipped with high-tech media equipment; four computer labs with high-speed Internet access, including a walk-in lab in the library; six conference rooms; a public café for beverages and snacks; a student welcome center; a library for research and study; and multiple, comfortable student lounge areas.

    5202 Old Orchard Road
    Skokie, IL 60077
    (888) 658.8632

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  • LISLE

    Located just minutes from the East-West Tollway (I-88), NLU Lisle features 42 wireless classrooms equipped with high-tech media equipment; four computer labs with high-speed Internet access, including a separate walk-in lab in the library; a café for beverages and snacks; a student welcome center; a library for research and study; conference rooms; and six comfortable student lounge areas with wireless access.

    850 Warrenville Road
    Lisle, IL 60532
    (888) 658.8632

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  • WHEELING

    Located in one of Chicago's major northwest suburbs, the newly renovated NLU Wheeling includes 20 classrooms with high-tech media equipment, four conference rooms, four computer labs with high-speed Internet access, large student lounge areas with wireless capabilities and interactive video capabilities, and an extensive research library. The site also houses the university library research collection.

    1000 Capitol Drive
    Wheeling, IL 60090
    (888) 658.8632

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  • FLORIDA (TAMPA)

    Established in 1988 and located in one of the city's major business districts, NLU's Florida Regional Center serves students in 13 counties in central Florida. In addition to six classrooms, this location features a conference room, a computer lab with high-speed Internet access, an extensive research library and comfortable student lounges.

     

     

    5110 Eisenhower Boulevard Suite 102
    Tampa, FL 33634
    (800) 366.6581

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  • WISCONSIN

    NLU's Milwaukee campus has a proud history of serving graduate students in education in southeastern Wisconsin. Nearly one in five certified Wisconsin teachers looks to NLU for graduate education programs – more than any other university in the state. In addition to classrooms with high-tech media equipment, the campus offers a state-of-the-art computer lab with wireless Internet access and an extensive IDS research library.

    12000 West Park Place, Suite 100
    Milwaukee, WI 53224-3007
    (414) 577.2658

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