Division of Operations & Community Relations - NIU - Northern Illinois University

Operations & Community Relations

NIU's Division of Operations & Community Relations oversees human resources, facilities, risk management, compliance, and other business operations.

We are commited to provide university-wide leadership in effective and efficient facility and resource management, engage in sound ethical policies and professional standards, and utlitize innovative skills and technology to support the overall mission of teaching, research, and public service.

The division serves to exceed customer expectations, provide and support a safe environment to each member of the intermal constituencies and external agencies and provide its emplyees with opportunities for continuous learning and professional development.

Emergency Services 
& Service Requests

  • Work Order Desk 
    (815) 753-1741
  • Building Services 
    (815) 753-1147
  • Grounds (815) 753-1479
  • Heating Plant (815) 753-1151

Weather Forecast

Weather warning information is disseminated via state of the art NOAA radio receivers located in every building on campus. providing information directly from the National Weather Service.

Campus Improvements

View the status of maintenance and improvement projects on campus.