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Be inspired and inspire others by giving a gift to National Louis University. Support NLU students by giving to the NLU annual fund.

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Your gift to National Louis University today builds a stronger future for the next generation of educators, innovators and leaders.


Planned Giving

Your generosity is greatly appreciated. It helps us offer scholarships to students, further faculty research and improve facilities. Learn about how you can make a planned gift part of your estate or financial plan.

Giving Priorities

Learn about the five major giving priorities that can help strengthen NLU and forward our unique mission.

You Inspire Us Every Day.

National Louis University Alumni are easy to identify—they are the leaders and innovators in their fields and in their communities. No matter their professional expertise, National Louis equips its students with the skills and knowledge to be forces for change.

NLU offers its students the highest quality education and career-readiness so that NLU alumni can be the driving force for change in hospitals, schools, and businesses large and small.

Please help us inspire tomorrow's difference-makers by equipping them with a world-class education today—consider a gift to NLU.

Your Gift Will Change Lives.

Whether it's a large or small gift, all support directly benefits NLU's extraordinary students. People come to National Louis because we offer unparalleled access to higher education.

Continuing to offer unparalleled access to high quality college degrees is critical to fostering growth in our communities. Alumni giving ensures that NLU students receive the resources they need to become thriving alumni. Like you.

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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 Tampa's major business districts, NLU's Florida Regional Center serves students in 13 counties in central Florida. In addition to its classrooms, the National Louis University Tampa Regional Center features a computer lab, student lounges, and conference room.

    5110 Sunforest Drive, Suite 102
    Tampa, FL 33634
    (800) 366.6581
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