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Northern Illinois University

Swen Parson Hall, Room 276
De Kalb, IL 60115
(815) 753-8595

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Fall 2017 Admissions Information
Application Deadline: April 1
Application Fee: $0
Admissions Statistics (2015)
Acceptance Rate 64.6%
LSAT Score (Median) 147
LSAT Score (25th-75th percentile) 145-150
GPA (Median) 3.06
GPA Range (25th-75th percentile) 2.77-3.34
Bar Exam Statistics (2015)
State in which most graduates took bar exam: IL
School's bar passage rate: 84.9%
State overall bar passage rate: 85.0%
School bar pass rate vs. state bar pass rate: -0.1%
Employment Statistics (2015)
Graduates employed at graduation: N/A
Graduates employed 10 months after graduation: 73.7%
Tuition and Expenses (2014-2015)
Tuition: $22,118
Room and Board: $13,050
Proportion of full-time students receiving grants: 51.0%
Median grant amount among full-time students: $5,000
Average indebtedness of those who incurred debt: $77,975
Proportion of graduates who incurred debt: 85.1%
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Full-Time Enrollment (2014-2015)
Total Students: 241
Men: 51.9%
Women: 48.1%
Student-to-Faculty Ratio: 9.9 : 1
Total Faculty: 31
Full-Time Starting Salaries (2014-2015)
Private Sector: $55,000
Public Sector: $50,000
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Library Resources
Volumes and equivalents: 243,415