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Northern Illinois University

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Northern Illinois University is a public 4-year college located in Dekalb, Illinois. There are currently 11,819 undergraduates at NIU and the school’s acceptance rate is 70%. The tuition at NIU is $12,478 for in-state students and $12,478 for out-of-state.
In-state sticker price: $27,218
Out-of-state sticker price: $27,218
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Suburban schools are a great option for students who want to take advantage of the amenities of the city while escaping the hustle and bustle. At a suburban school you’ll be within a stone’s throw of the city, but you will maintain a strong campus culture and remain grounded in your college’s community.

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