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Military Student Services:

Military Student Services (MSS) assists military students with the following services:
  • Processing of military and veteran educational benefits,
  • Social and educational programs
  • Mental Health Advising, and
  • Individual student advocacy.

The office will utilize its collaborative relationships to ensure counseling and access-ability resources; admissions processing; academic advising; and orientation programs.

For the services listed above, please contact us at 815-753-0691.  


Career Services will be hosting Resume Express. Career services staff will be available to review resumes in the Barsema Atrium.

The Fall 2014 dates and times are as follows:
Tuesday, September 9th
Wednesday, September 10th
Tuesday, October 7th
Wednesday, October 8th

Web: www.niu.edu/careerservices

NIU Career Events
Fall 2014
Sep. 30 Graduate & Professional School Fair
Oct. 14 Career Fair Prep Workshop
Oct. 15 ABC's of Getting an Internship
Oct. 21 Internship Fair
Oct. 22 Full-time Job Fair
Spring 2015
Feb. 9 ABC's of Getting an Internship
Feb. 10 Career Fair Prep Workshop
Feb. 17 Internship Fair
Feb. 18 Full-time Job Fair (all majors)
Feb. 23 NIU Educators' Job Fair
Mar. 26 Retail Leadership Expo

Important Benefits Information:

Military Student Services must receive enrollment certifications, unofficial transcripts reports (MYNIU) each semester indicating which benefits you want us to apply.  Click here for forms.

New payment rates for all benefits effective August 1, 2014 have been established.  Click here to see new rates.

Enrollment forms must be turned in a week before the start of a semester to avoid late fees being added to your NIU account.

Military Friendly School 2014

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