Northeastern Illinois University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association,  230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500, Chicago, Illinois 60604, telephone number (800) 621-7440.

In addition, Northeastern is accredited through these disciplinary bodies:

If you have questions regarding accreditation at Northeastern Illinois University, please contact the Office of Institutional Research and Assessment at (773) 442-4890.