Apply for free to National Louis University

At NLU, we believe it’s important to make education as accessible as possible. That’s why we’ve made it easy—and FREE—to apply.

Online Application

To complete your application online, you need a PIN. Click here to get one and to learn everything else you need to apply online.

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Call-in Application

If you prefer, call an enrollment specialist at 224-900-2960 to complete your application over the phone or get answers to any other questions you may have about NLU.

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Getting Your NLU Online Degree

As an online NLU student, you’ll progress through your program in an engaging, dynamic, centralized location where you can connect with peers and professors, complete assignments and quizzes, and find whatever else you need to succeed.

Moving Upward

NLU firmly believes in the equalizing and uplifting effect of adult higher education on families and communities.

Making a Difference

At NLU, we are proud of the 65,000 living alumni who are using their education to serve others and change lives.

Return on Investment

With mid-career graduate earnings averaging $71,300 a year, NLU was named a top “value-added” university by Brookings Institution.**