First-Year Success Series
Whether you have questions about residence hall life, finding a job on campus or ways to get involved, you'll find answers at First-Year Success Series (FYSS) events. FYSS offers a variety of workshops to help you transition to NIU and connect you with students, faculty and staff. All sessions are available on a walk-in basis; there is no need to pre-register.
FYSS will help you: Gain study skills and create a plan for academic achievement.
FYSS will help you: Chart a path to your career success.
FYSS will help you: Find opportunities for involvement and leadership at NIU.
FYSS will help you: Develop a greater appreciation for the diverse experiences, personalities and backgrounds of other students, faculty and staff at NIU
FYSS will help you: Understand your responsibilities as student, and define personal values and goals
FYSS will help you: Learn strategies for incorporating wellness practices into college life and making safe choices in this new environment
FYSS will help you: Meet new friends and learn how to build community.
FYSS will help you: Identify important community and campus resources to help you feel at home in DeKalb and at NIU.