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Office Location

Bursar Office
NIU - DeKalb Campus
Swen Parson Hall - Room 235

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Mailing Address

Bursar Office
Northern Illinois University
1425 W. Lincoln Highway
DeKalb, IL 60115-2828

Phone: 815-753-1885
Fax: 815-753-2400

Email: Bursar Email Form


  • Swen Parson Hall 235: Located on the wall at left side of entrance to office
  • Founders Memorial Library: In front of the OneCard Office, Room 104

    Please be sure that your 8-Digit Student ID is written in the memo section of the check and is in a sealed envelope.


Hours of Operation

  • Phone and email: Bursar staff are available by phone and email (Bursar Email Form) to review your account and advise payment options Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Remote Appointments: Personalized, remote appointments are available with Account Counselors Monday through Friday through our online appointment app.
    Schedule an Appointment

Cashiering Hours (Limited February through April)

Student Account Information Access

Log in with your student Z-ID and password to access account information via MyNIU for 24/7 access.

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