MyNIU - Student

MyNIU Frequently Asked Questions

  1. What is MyNIU?
  2. What is the URL for MyNIU?
  3. How do I request access to MyNIU? 
  4. What username and password should I use to login to MyNIU?
  5. Who should I contact if I need technical help with MyNIU?
  6. Is there a website that can help me learn how to use MyNIU?
  7. Where can I access MyNIU?
  8. What information can faculty access in MyNIU?
  9. What information can students access in MyNIU?
  10. Who should I contact if I have training questions?

1. What is MyNIU?

MyNIU is the Student Administration System for Northern Illinois University.

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2.What is the URL for MyNIU?

http://myniu.niu.edu

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3. How do I request access to MyNIU?

Acess to MyNIU is requested by completing the Computing Access Resources (CAR) form located at http://itsforms.niu.edu .   MyNIU is part of the Enterprise Access Service Area. 

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4. What username and password should I use login to MyNIU?

You should use your Account ID (Novell) and Password to login to MyNIU.

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5. Who should I contact if I need technical help with MyNIU?

Contact the ITS Helpdesk at helpdesk@niu.edu or by phone at 815-753-8100.

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6. Is there a website available to help me learn how to use MyNIU?

Yes.  Visit the ERP Training website to obtain valuable information and resources to help you navigate MyNIU.

Faculty Center

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7. Where can I access MyNIU?

MyNIU is web-based for easy access from any internet capable computer.

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 8. What information can faculty access in MyNIU?

Management
Review class schedule information, view class rosters, enter grade information, and define class assignments.

Advisement
Review advisee information, transcripts, and degree progress reports.

Course Catalog and Schedule 
View course catalog information and look for specific class sections.

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9. What information can students access in MyNIU?

As a student you will be able to access the following information via the Web from MyNIU:

  • Apply for Admissions
  • View Application Status
  • Review Financial Aid status
  • Accept/Decline Financial Aid
  • Register for classes (Add, Drop, Swap)
  • View account summary
  • Monitor degree progress
  • View grades

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10. Who should I contact if I have training questions?

Contact the MyNIU training team regarding training questions.

E-mail: ERPtraining@niu.edu

Cindy Kozumplik, ERP Training - Testing Specialist
Garrett Balbach, ERP Training - Testing Specialist

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