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Student Life

The Office of Student Experience is committed to your success in and out of the classroom.  That means supporting opportunities for personal & professional development, leadership, networking, and community building on campus, and in the surrounding communities.  Check out some of the activities and services NLU has to offer for students:


Student Organizations

Join one of our active student organizations or learn how to start a new organization.

Inclusive U

Get involved in Inclusive U the newest professional development opportunity on campus!



National Society of Leadership and Success

Learn more about NLU's newest honor society and how you can become a member.


Art Institute Membership

Free admission for all NLU students at the Art Institute of Chicago!


                                         EAGLE LIFE

Eagle Life is NLU'S student engagement tool. Find out what is happening on campus everday by downloading Eagle Life App via Apple or Play store.  Register or join a student organization at

Golden Eagle Leaders

Golden Eagle Leaders is NLU's student leadership program. 



Volunteer Opportunities

Find ways to serve at NLU and in your community!


 Full-time Chicago students qualify for ride cards to use on CTA.

Student Discounts

Discount opportunities offered to university students.

For more information, call us at 312-261-3568 or e-mail


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    NLU’s Chicago campus on South Michigan Avenue occupies five floors of the historic Peoples Gas Building. This landmark building, across the street from the Art Institute of Chicago and Grant Park, is easily accessible by train, bus and car and is surrounded by restaurants, parking lots/garages and shops.

    122 S. Michigan Avenue
    Chicago, IL 60603
    (888) 658.8632
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    Conveniently located in a fast-growing business district off I-90 and Route 31, NLU Elgin features 10 classrooms with high-tech media equipment; a computer lab with high-speed Internet access; two conference rooms; and comfortable student lounges. Parking is free at this recently remodeled and upgraded teaching site, which now includes wireless Internet access.

    620 Tollgate Road
    Elgin, IL 60123
    (888) 658.8632
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    Opened in the summer of 2006, NLU North Shore at Skokie is a state-of-the-art modern campus located just off the Edens Expressway near the Old Orchard Shopping Center. The campus includes 44 wireless classrooms equipped with high-tech media equipment; four computer labs with high-speed Internet access, including a walk-in lab in the library; six conference rooms; a public café for beverages and snacks; a student welcome center; a library for research and study; and multiple, comfortable student lounge areas.

    5202 Old Orchard Road
    Skokie, IL 60077
    (888) 658.8632
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    Located just minutes from the East-West Tollway (I-88), NLU Lisle features 42 wireless classrooms equipped with high-tech media equipment; four computer labs with high-speed Internet access, including a separate walk-in lab in the library; a café for beverages and snacks; a student welcome center; a library for research and study; conference rooms; and six comfortable student lounge areas with wireless access.

    850 Warrenville Road
    Lisle, IL 60532
    (888) 658.8632
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    Located in one of Chicago's major northwest suburbs, the newly renovated NLU Wheeling includes 20 classrooms with high-tech media equipment, four conference rooms, four computer labs with high-speed Internet access, large student lounge areas with wireless capabilities and interactive video capabilities, and an extensive research library. The site also houses the university library research collection.

    1000 Capitol Drive
    Wheeling, IL 60090
    (888) 658.8632
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    Established in 1988 and located in one of Tampa's major business districts, NLU's Florida Regional Center serves students in 13 counties in central Florida. In addition to its classrooms, the National Louis University Tampa Regional Center features a computer lab, student lounges, and conference room.

    5110 Sunforest Drive, Suite 102
    Tampa, FL 33634
    (800) 366.6581
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