Register for an Upcoming Event

Join other future Huskies for a fun and free exploration of everything NIU can offer you.

Virtual Transfer Day - February 10

For prospective transfer students and their guests

Register for Feb. 10 Virtual Transfer Day

Preview Day - February 20

For prospective students and their guests

Register for Feb. 20 Preview Day

Campus Tours

Choose a date on the calendar to schedule a visit in DeKalb.

Check out these things to do in DeKalb County after your visit to campus.

Virtual Appointments and Presentations

Choose the type of visit and then choose a date on the calendar to schedule.

Spring 2023 Admission Events

Registration is required and opens approximately one month prior to the event. Want to be notified when registration opens for admission events? Make sure you’re on our mailing list.

  • Preview Day - February 20
    For prospective students and their guests.
  • Transfer Days - February 10 (virtual) and March 3
    For prospective transfer students and their guests.
  • Bienvenido a NIU - March 10
    For prospective students who identify as Latinx and their guests.
  • Admitted Student Days - March 25, April 3, April 15 and April 20 (virtual)
    For admitted students and their guests.

Virtual Tours

Explore at your convenience.

Take a tour featuring seven key areas on campus.  

Campus Highlights Tour

Learn about NIU with a panoramic walking tour.

Panoramic Campus Tour


Join three NIU Huskies on a narrated video tour.

Campus Video Tour

Have questions? We would be happy to help.

Ask Virtual Victor

You can ask Virtual Victor E. Huskie questions anytime. Look for the "Talk to us!" chat icon at the top right.

Contact Us

Feel free to contact us at admissions@niu.edu  or 815-753-0446.

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