- Residence Halls
NIU's residence halls house over 5,000 NIU students each year. Living on campus provides many opportunities to meet people from different cultures, countries, and ethnic backgrounds. When you live in an NIU residence hall, you have the ability to quickly become a comfortable, full-fledged member of the NIU community.
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Take a closer look at NIU's residence halls to find the one that's a great fit for your lifestyle.
Features enhanced privacy single bedrooms arranged in small group clusters of 12. Its Community Center is home to a food court, recreation facility, and lounge.
Located in the heart of campus, Gilbert Hall provides upperclassmen with a living choice in close proximity to arts, engineering, and business classes.
Located at the northwestern edge of campus, the newly renovated Grant Towers features expanded double and single rooms and a large study space.
A group of four 12-story towers located at the western edge of campus. Residents enjoy its food court, proximity to sports fields, and single, double, and suite room layouts.
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101 Neptune East
Northern Illinois University
DeKalb, IL 60115
Phone: (815) 753-1525