Plan a Visit

Attend a Fall Preview Day

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

Register for Oct. 10 Preview Day   Pre-register for Nov. 11 Preview Day

Visit Us on Campus

You choose the date and time when you'll join an admissions counselor for a walking tour of campus.

Virtual Visit Options

Choose the virtual visit option that works best for you.

Join Us for a Virtual Transfer Presentation

Want to learn how to get started with transferring to NIU? Join one of our virtual presentation sessions to learn next steps and information just for transfer students. 

Transfers Get Information Fridays – TGIF

Set Up a Virtual Appointment

Want a chance to ask more specific questions and get personalized answers? An appointment is the perfect option.
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Freshman Student Virtual Appointments

Transfer Student Virtual Appointments

Group Visits

NIU is no longer accepting group visit requests for fall 2022. For schools and community organizations who are interested in scheduling a spring 2023 group visit, please complete the group visit interest form to be notified when group visits resume.

Take a Virtual Campus Tour

If you can't be here in person, you can still check out campus on one of our virtual tours.

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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