credit rating

NIU Official Reacts To Credit Downgrade

Mar 29, 2013
Susan Stephens / WNIJ

Officials at Northern Illinois University are responding to recent action taken by Moody’s. The investors’ service downgraded the credit rating for four Illinois universities, including NIU.

Moody's

Moody's Investors Service is taking a pessimistic view of American colleges and universities. The agency says repeated increases in tuition are partly to blame.