Upcoming Events

Communitywide Cleanup

Postponed to Friday, April 29, 9 a.m.-noon

The Communitywide Cleanup is our premier spring event happening each April. This collaborative effort brings together NIU students, faculty and staff along with DeKalb and Sycamore community members to clean up our local community.

All participants are invited to a post-event lunch at Hopkins Park.

Registration closes Wednesday, April 27, at 8 a.m.


NIU Participants

Registrants will be instructed to check in at the Stevenson Parking Lot at 9 a.m. Check-in will entail receiving your NIU Cares T-shirt along with a location and instructions for the day.

Community Participants

A communication will be sent during the week of the event with location, parking and team details.


This event is co-sponsored by:

  • NIU Student Involvement and SGA
  • NIU Outdoor Adventures
  • DeKalb Park District
  • Kishwaukee Water Reclamation
  • City of DeKalb
  • Trash Squirrels

Contact Us

NIU Cares
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