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Emergency Information

To Report Any Police, Fire, or Medical Emergency, Dial 911

Callers Should:

  • DIAL 911. Please note: Cellular 911 calls may not always be routed to the NIU Police due to cellular tower 911 configurations.
  • Stay on the line with the dispatcher.
  • Provide the address of the building involved and your exact location. This is especially critical if you are calling from a cell phone.
  • Provide a thorough description of the incident and individuals involved such as clothing, height, weight and direction of travel to ensure proper resources are dispatched.
  • Do not hang up until the dispatcher tells you to do so.

Important Phone Numbers

Emergencies 911
University Police Non-Emergency Number 815-753-1212
Health Services 815-753-1311
Counseling and Student Development 815-753-1206
Employee Assistance Program 815-753-9191
Human Resource Services 815-753-6000
Huskie Student Patrol 815-753-9658
Work Request Desk for utility outages 815-753-1741

Current Safety Bulletins

November 19, 2017

800 Block of Hillcrest – Shots Fired - Off-Campus

October 31, 2017

800 Block of North Annie Glidden Road – Off-Campus Shooting

October 28, 2017

Off-Campus Shots Fired – 800 Block Spiros Court

October 26, 2017

UPDATE - ARRESTS MADE, Aggravated Assault, Stevenson Towers