In 2011, the Department of Accountancy and the College of Business awarded $407,000 to 176 Accountancy scholarship winners. NIU awarded 229 accountancy students an additional $782,500 in scholarship assistance.
Scholarships available to College of Business undergraduate students can be found at www.scholarships.niu.edu/ScholarshipFinder/. Graduate and undergraduate accounting students may search for additional opportunities through the NIU Scholarship Office.
Graduate assistantships are one avenue to pay for graduate coursework. Assistantships provide a monthly stipend and a full tuition waiver. General, course, and program fees are the responsibility of the student.
Funding options for all students can be found through the Financial Aid Office which has information about grants, loans, work-study opportunities, and scholarships.