Themed Learning Communities


Fall 2015 TLCs

TLCs for First-Year Students

We are excited to offer 19 Themed Learning Communities (TLCs) for incoming students at NIU in Fall 2015. TLCs are available to all types of students, and include all six of the colleges, as well as the Academic Advising Center, and University Athletics.

All Students:

Pre-Professional Sciences Majors:

Undecided Majors:

Engineering Majors:

Health & Human Sciences Majors:

Student Athletes:

PROMISE Scholars:

CHANCE Students

Students interested in participating in a Themed Learning Community (TLC) (2-3 courses paired together around a common theme), might also be interested in participating in a Living Learning Community (LLC) (living together in a residence hall with students who share common interests):