Undecided/Exploring Majors


Are you undecided about your major? Are you exploring and trying to find your academic path for career success? The Academic Advising Center is here to provide you with the guidance and resources to assist you in developing your academic plan. We will guide you through the major exploration process by helping you:

  • Understand your values, interests and skills
  • Learn about majors that match your strengths
  • Identify appropriate career paths

Start with our Exploring Majors checklist and contact our dedicated advisors to discuss academic and career plans. We look forward to meeting you!

Things to Know

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.