8th Annual NIU Law Golf Outing & Awards Dinner

Friday, June 8, 2012
River Heights Golf Course, DeKalb
Open to Alumni and Friends

Help us Close the Course!  We need 100 golfers to reserve the entire golf course for just our outing. 

Register online or Download the Registration Brochure. (.pdf)

Sponsorship opportunities available now.

Read about last year's golf outing, including award recipients and photos from the event.

Registration Costs

  • Foursome: $400
  • Individual: $100
  • Dinner Only: $40

Registration Includes:

  • 18 Holes of Golf
  • Golf Cart
  • Lunch
  • Unlimited Beverages on Golf Course
  • Prizes
  • Buffet Dinner
  • Open Bar


  • Noon - 1 p.m.
    Registration & Lunch
  • 1 - 5:30 p.m.
    Shot Gun Start
  • 5:30 - 7 p.m.
    Cocktails, Dinner, Raffle, Awards Presentation

2012 Alumni Awards Recipients

Alumnus of the Year - Kenneth C. Chessick ('84)
Young Alumnus of the Year - Tom Kelly ('05)
Distinguished Service Award - Hon. Carmen Goodman ('95)
Outstanding Service Award - John Monical ('94)
Honorary Alumna Award - Ellen Chessick
Honorary Alumnus Award - George Shur
Public Service Award - Maureen Josh
Outstanding Professor Award - Professor Yolanda King
Mentor of the Year - Vickie Gillio

Sponsorship Opportunities

All sponsors will be highlighted in the program.

  • Dinner Sponsors:  $500 (2 sponsors needed)
  • Beverage Sponsors:  $350 (2 sponsors needed)
  • Lunch Sponsors:  $250 (2 sponsors needed)
  • Hole Sponsors:  $100 (18 sponsors needed)
  • Major Gift Sponsors:  Donation of gift bag items for 100 golfers
  • Prize Sponsors:  Donation of gifts for prizes

Download the Sponsorship Form. (.pdf)


Proceeds will be used for the annual Alumni Council Scholarship given to a third-year student at Graduation and other Alumni Council sponsored events.


River Heights Golf Course
1100 S. Annie Glidden Road
DeKalb, IL 60115

River Heights Golf Course is an 18-hole facility winding along the banks of the Kishwaukee River. Completed in 1994, River Heights offers a challenging mix of traditional and links type holes for the weekend player or serious golfer.

Directions: South of Hwy 38 on Annie Glidden Rd. Parking lot is on the east side of Annie Glidden Rd. Or take I-88 to Annie Glidden Rd. exit-go north 3/4 mile to parking lot on right. Map

Contact Information

Melody Mitchell, Director, NIU College of Law Office of Alumni Events & Public Relations
Phone: (815) 753-1027
Email:   mmitchell@niu.edu