Why NIU Law?

Personalized Attention

Our outstanding and highly educated faculty provide individualized attention, facilitate student comprehension and preparation for the practice of law, and cultivate a strong sense of community.

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Recognized as a "Best Value Law School" by National Jurist for four of the past five years, NIU Law offers an unbeatable combination of high quality education, excellent outcomes and affordable costs.

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Bar Passage and Employment

NIU Law has consistently strong employment statistics for each graduating class. Our current ultimate (two year) bar pass rate is 85.71%

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Proximity to Chicago

Located in a vibrant university community just over an hour from Chicago, NIU Law combines the benefits of a large university campus with access to the Chicago metropolitan area, home to one of the nation’s most dynamic legal communities.

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College of Law Viewbook

For an accessible version of the NIU College of Law Viewbook, please contact law-admit@niu.edu

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