The next list compares two colleges briefly in important perspectives. You can compare two colleges with comprehensive information on the full comparison page.
  • Both are Public, 4 or more years schools.
  • UB has more expensive tuition & fees ($28,196) than Northern Illinois University ($12,352).
  • It is harder to admit to Northern Illinois University than UB.
  • UB has a higher submitted SAT score (1,055) than Northern Illinois University (1,055).
  • UB has higher submitted ACT score (22) than Northern Illinois University (22).
  • UB has more students with 31,503 students while Northern Illinois University has 17,169 students.
  • UB has more full-time faculties with 1,636 faculties while Northern Illinois University has 830 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - Northern Illinois University and University at Buffalo.
Which school is more in your mind and would you like to go to?
Northern Illinois UniversityUB
Northern Illinois Universityvs.UB
Dekalb, IllinoisLocationBuffalo, New York
Public, 4 or more yearsSchool TypePublic, 4 or more years
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practiceHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Research University (high research activity)Carnegie ClassificationResearch University (very high research activity)
In-State$14,610
Out-Of-State$12,352
Tuition & Fees
In-State$10,526
Out-Of-State$28,196
72% ($8,809)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)57% ($8,549)
$8,809Average Amount of Financial Aid$8,549
53.32 %Acceptance Rates57.34 %
23.73 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)26.22 %
1,055SAT Score1,250
22ACT Score27
49 %Graduation Rate75 %
-Transfer-out Rate17 %
73 %Retention Rate87 %
17,169Student Population31,503
830Number of Faculties1,636
13 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio13 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), Study Abroad, Teacher Certification
Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycareOn Campus Student ServicesRemedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycare

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