What's Happening with the OSC?

The Operating Staff Council is here to represent all operating staff employees in the shared governance at NIU. Please feel free to contact any OSC member if you have questions or concerns. The OSC meetings are open meetings and anyone can attend.

  • Meetings are held the first Thursday of each month at 9:00 a.m.
  • Usually OSC meetings for 2014-2015 will be held in the Holmes Student Center Sky Room.
  • View current meeting minutes and the July meeting agenda

Congratulations to the 2015 Dependent Scholarship winners!

Three dependents of NIU operating staff earned scholarship money for their fall 2015 and spring 2016 semesters.

Thanks for coming to our Steer Your Career workshops!

Watch for the next Workplace Issues Committee Survey where you can give us your suggestions on more workshops you would like to attend.

Congratulations to the 2015 Outstanding Service Award Recipients


  • We're making plans for an excellent time!  Come back soon for details on StaffFest 2015.
  • StaffFest 2014 photos
  • StaffFest 2013 video 

CU logoOperating Staff Council would like to extend a special thanks to the

NIU Employees Federal Credit Union

for their generous support of StaffFest 2014!

News You Can Use

The latest edition of the Northern Staff News is available here.

NIU Today is your online news source that keeps you in-the-know about all things NIU. Check it out at niutoday.info.

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