National Louis University offers bachelor’s degrees through two colleges: the National College of Education, and the College of Professional Studies and Advancement. Go to the Apply to NLU page to start your application today.
If you prefer to fill out a paper application and mail it to NLU, you can download the application from the Apply to NLU page. If you were admitted previously but haven’t registered for classes in over a year, please submit a re-entry form. If you are only interested in taking courses for professional development, you are not required to submit an Admissions application.
Apply for Financial Aid
All U.S. citizens and permanent residents are eligible for federal financial aid. The first step is to fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) online. The NLU school code is 001733. When you are admitted to NLU, the Office of Student Finance will send you an award letter to match your demonstrated financial need.