Digital Convergence Lab offers after school programs and summer camps for
students interested in designing their own video games
the next three years, NIU will have strategically planned and assisted in the
building of a broadband communications network of over 2,200 miles of
ultra-fast fiber-optics that will bring next-generation technology to the
northern Illinois region and other rural areas across the state.
Providing Educational Opportunities
NIU Outreach annually facilitates delivery of
over over 750 courses at our regional sites—NIU Naperville, NIU Rockford, and
NIU Hoffman Estates—and other locations around the region. These locations help over 12,000 off-campus learners achieve
their educational goals locally each year.
Illinois University Lifelong Learning Institute (LLI) is a member-directed
group of retirement-age people who seek new learning experiences.
NIU leads regional P-20 initiatives that promote higher student achievement from pre-school through graduate school.