About First- and Second-Year Experience


First-Year Freshmen

In support of the academic mission of the university our goal is to help all first-year freshmen successfully adjust to NIU. 

Programs We Offer

Second-Year Sophomores

The Second-Year Experience assists in exploring the unique critical issues and tasks of the second year of college.

Programs Just for You

Transfer Students

Our programs will help you successfully adjust to NIU as a transfer student.

Contact Us

First- and Second-Year Experience
Altgeld Hall 100