Welcome to NIU!
At NIU, you can build an educational experience that is all your own. With a wide variety of academic programs, over 300 student organizations and many opportunities for hands-on learning, we offer you the resources that only a large university can.
Yet, much like a small college, you’ll receive personal attention and guidance from faculty, advisors and staff to help you along the way. We’re dedicated to helping you achieve success, because your future is our focus.
Upcoming NIU Admissions Events
Huskie Tales Student Blog
- Being an Educator is Not for the Faint of Heart
Alex Kazmierczak - June 30, 2015
- WeDay Experience – Using My Story to Inspire Others
Randiss Hopkins - May 20, 2015
- A Week in the Life of NIU – Inaugural Student Photography Invitational
- Analyzing Data
Tyler Stringer - April 6, 2015
- Undergraduate Research: The Benefits and the Challenges
Lauren Anglin - March 24, 2015
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