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 to request more information; students can also contact John Siblik, the school's Director, at (815) 753-7850 or at

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