Who is my Advisor?

I’m undecided about my major

Contact the Academic Advising Center to make an appointment. Your advisor will help you develop an academic advising plan for career success.

I’m a current student with a declared major

Advising is offered through your college or department. Use the advising search tool to find your advisor.

I’m a new freshman or transfer student

Your NIU freshman or transfer orientation will introduce you to the Academic Advising Center. Contact the center to meet your advisor and create your academic advising plan for career success.

I want to change my major

Our transitional advisors can help you explore and match your academic interests to a new major.

Contact Us

Academic Advising Center
Campus Life Building, room 222
815- 753-2573
815-753-2902 (fax)


Regular Hours
Monday - Friday
8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Appointments Available
Monday - Friday
8:30-11:30 a.m. and 1:30-3:30 p.m.

Walk-in Hours
Currently unavailable –
Please email aac@niu.edu for an appointment.