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Veterans Admissions

Our campus community reflects the diversity of Chicago’s neighborhoods and is comprised of various ethnic groups, races and cultures.

VA education benefits at NLU

There are numerous education benefits that the Department of Veterans Affairs offers eligible students. One of the most popular benefits that students use at NLU is the Post 9/11 GI Bill. This benefit often allows students to receive their degree from NLU with little to no debt. NLU is also a proud supporter of the Yellow Ribbon program.

 

Montgomery GI Bill

Chapter 30

Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment

Chapter 31

Post 9/11 GI Bill

Chapter 33

Dependents Education Assistance Program

Chapter 35

Montgomery GI Selected Reserve

Chapter 1606

Yellow Ribbon Program

Active Duty

Tuition Assistance

My Career Advancement Account

(MyCAA)

 

NLU Offers:

  • No application fee. Click here to apply
  • Military scholarship.
  • Book vouchers (need-based).
  • Maximum credit hours awarded for military experience as per ACE (American Council on Education) guidelines. 
  • Student Veterans of America chapter provides support, camaraderie and professional development opportunities to student veterans.
  • PLA/CLEP - Earn college credit for life and work experience.

 

Contact Us

For assistance contact the veterans and military program director at 312-261-3262, or the Veterans Resource Center at 312-261-3727, or email: veteransprogram@nl.edu.

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 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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