Northern Ambassadors

Do you have #HuskiePride? Apply to be a Northern Ambassador!

Northern Ambassadors (NAs) are the official tour guides of the university. Under the supervision of the Office of Undergraduate Admissions, NAs create a welcoming, inclusive, and high-quality campus visit experience for all guests of NIU.


  • Develop leadership skills
  • Build your resume
  • Flexible hours and competitive pay
  • Cultivate time-management skills
  • Network with other student leaders, staff, faculty, and alumni
  • Enhance public speaking and communication skills
  • Secure future job references and graduate school recommendations



  • Greet prospective/admitted students and their guests during campus visits
  • Lead outdoor/virtual campus tours for visitors to the university
  • Assist with recruitment and yield events (i.e. Preview Days, Admitted Student Days, special programs)
  • Engage in calling campaigns
  • Serve on virtual and in-person student panels for up to 800 guests
  • Attend meetings and mandatory training activities
  • Participate in call jobs and work the front desk of the Office of Admissions
  • Other duties as assigned

If you have any questions, we encourage you to reach out to:

Upcoming Events and Deadlines

Contact Us

Office of Admissions
Williston Hall
DeKalb, IL 60115
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