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Get WISE

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Get WISE Programs

After-School Programs

Join your schoolís Get WISE program and get fun, hands-on experiences in science and engineering.

JETS and WYSE Competitions

Sign up for your schoolís JETS (Junior Engineering Technology Society) or WYSE (Worldwide Youth in Science and Engineering) team and receive special coaching from NIU students and faculty to help you prepare for competition.

Mentoring Program

Want to know more about what itís like to study engineering? Sign up for our mentoring program and get connected with a female student who can show you the ropes!

Engineer for a Day

Get a first-hand look at what itís like to be an engineering student. Sign up for a tour of our engineering college and youíll have an opportunity to participate in fun lab demonstrations and shadow a current student.

GetWISE Summer Camps

These summer engineering camps providehands-on learning opportunities to explore science and engineering through a variety of activities.

Read more about Camps


Bridge Program

Open to incoming NIU students, this camp is designed to strengthen your knowledge of math and science during the summer prior to beginning college