Prospective Students

Painting017Interested in learning more about the School of Art at Northern Illinois University? A great place to start is with a campus visit! Prospective students visiting campus have the chance to discuss Degree Programs and Admissions with a counselor, tour the facilities at the Jack Arends building, and stroll about campus. Come to one of our Open Houses to receive a campus bus tour and a residence hall visit as well - and feel free to explore the town of DeKalb while you're here!

The School of Art at Northern Illinois University offers a broad range of opportunities for qualified students, including Internship and Foreign Study Opportunities, a rich selection of Graduate Programs, both privately endowed and university funded Scholarships, and several forms of Financial Aid.

Interested students can contact the School of Art to request more information; students can also contact Stephanie Sailer, the school's Recruiter, at (815) 753-7856 or at

niu | school of art and design
jack arends building
dekalb, il 60115-2883