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National Louis University – Chicago, Illinois
Guaranteed Transfer Admission Partner

National Louis University is one of the oldest and most progressive universities in Chicago. National Louis University offers more than 60 undergraduate and graduate degree programs through two colleges: the National College of Education and the College of Professional Studies and Advancement. Serving more than 8,000 students at six locations in Illinois and Florida, National Louis University prides itself in helping students of all ages and backgrounds achieve their personal and professional goals.

Your Path to National Louis University

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New Students

If you are a new student interested in learning about Guaranteed Transfer Admissions or applying to CLC

  1. Contact Enrollment Services at or (847) 543-2090.

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Current CLC Students

If you are a current student at CLC

  1. Contact a Counselor at (847) 543-2060 or stop by Room A124 at the Grayslake Campus to start planning out your Guaranteed Transfer Admissions Pathway.
  2. Complete a National Louis University Participation Form (PDF) at least one year in advance of your first semester at National Louis University.
  3. Review the National Louis University Guaranteed Admission Agreement (PDF) which outlines the requirements that must be met in order to guarantee admission.

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Why transfer to National Louis University?

  • Money Magazine ranked NLU as one of 10 colleges whose graduates say best prepared them to "make the world a better place."
  • 76 NLU graduates are Golden Apple winners, one of the most prestigious education honors in the state of Illinois.
  • Designated as a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) by the US government.
  • NLU graduates earn 15% more than students graduating from comparable universities in Illinois.

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