Registration Information

Winter 2016 term begins Monday, January 11, 2016.

Students may register at any of the five NLU campus Advising Office locations using the NLU graduate registration form. If paying with a credit card, you may also FAX your registration to 312.261.3044. Forms are available here. Current NLU students may also register via the web (on-line). Go to Follow the instructions to log on and register for classes. If you receive financial aid/student loans please write "FINANCIAL AID" at the top of your registration form. Remember to register early. Workshops and classes with low enrollment, regardless of the start date, may be canceled. For Winter workshops with low enrollment, cancellations will occur the week of January 4. For questions regarding the Center for Professional Development workshops, contact Sheri Israelsen, or Kerrie Butler, at 847.947.5247.

New and Current Students

University Closed Dates:  Winter 2016 Term

  • Monday, January 18, 2016, Martin Luther King Day Observed

Important Dates:  Winter 2016 Term

  • Dec. 31: Deadline for Winter Mail-in Registration
  • Jan. 8: Deadline for Winter Walk-in/Faxed Registration

Tuition Rates

Winter and Spring 2016—Graduate $360 per semester hour for all workshops. MC, Visa, Discover, AE are accepted for tuition payment.

Course Credit and Book Information

The number of semester hours (sh) for a course or workshop follows the title.  A maximum of 15 semester hours of PD and transfer credit (approved) may be applied toward master’s degree requirements or toward the CAS program.  Workshops are not offered for the purpose of satisfying course requirements for initial and/or additional certification.  Advisor approval is necessary in order to apply workshop credit to a degree.

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Elgin, North Shore, Lisle & Wheeling Campus Students
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Lexington, KY 40509
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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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 Sunforest Drive, Suite 102
    Tampa, FL 33634
    (800) 366.6581
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    NLU has a proud history of serving graduate students in southeastern Wisconsin. We currently offer all Wisconsin residents online programs in non-licensure education as well as a variety of business-related degrees.

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