The Department of Environmental Health and Safety provides service and technical assistance to assist the university community in providing a safe environment for students, staff, and faculty. The department also offers compliance guidance to help campus departments comply with applicable Environmental Health and Safety rules and regulations. View the NIU Health and Safety Policy.
The mission of the Department of Environmental Health and Safety is to support the university’s mission through partnership, guidance, and education to promote health, safety, protection of the environment, and regulatory compliance.
Everyone. Home. Safely.
Fostering collaborative relationships
Transparency of operations
Quality customer service
Provide innovative leadership
Maintain technical expertise
Deliver effective education
Promote a culture of safety and environmental stewardship