Northern Illinois University

NIU Outreach

Meeting planners

Conference Centers and Event Planning Services

What better place for your next meeting, conference, or training event than a facility designed for adult education?  NIU Outreach Centers are a perfect choice for full-service, cost-effective daytime conferences in four suburban locations.


Our four NIU Outreach Centers are conveniently located in northern Illinois near major highways. Each NIU Outreach Center is certified by the International Association of Conference Centers.

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Conference Services & Meeting Planning

Host a successful event within your budget. Certified planners work with you to determine and achieve your meeting goals.

Registration & Meeting Evaluation Services

Registration & Meeting Evaluation Services

No matter the size or location of your meeting, NIU Outreach’s complete registration services help you save time and money. Measuring participant satisfaction and instructional effectiveness is time-consuming yet critical to the success of current and future events. We provide a quick, accurate turnaround for needed data.

Catering Services

Catering Services

Who wants to think on an empty stomach? Our complete meeting packages provide quality food and beverage services to enhance your overall meeting experience.

Technology and Technical Support

Technology & Technical Support

Our state-of-the-art technology creates a stimulating meeting environment. Onsite technical services coordinators work step-by-step with your meeting facilitators to ensure they are prepared to use our technology.