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About the Department

Mission Statement

The Department of Environmental Health and Safety provides services and support for effective, efficient and compliant work practices, while promoting a culture of shared responsibility by faculty, students, staff, and visitors for a safe, healthy, and environmentally sound educational and research community at NIU.

In the realization of our mission, the staff within the Department of Environmental Health and Safety are committed to the transparency of operations, promotion of collaborative partnerships, and establishment of lasting credibility among our customers. These performance values represent our dedication to responsiveness, service, excellence, and alignment with the strategic goals of Northern Illinois University.