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As a faculty member you are a part of the success of honors. We have compiled resources to help you refer students to the University Honors Program and enhance your courses.

Referrals

If you know of an outstanding undergraduate student interested in joining the University Honors Program, please encourage the student to schedule an appointment with an honors advisor.

Curricular Resources

Meeting Space

The University Honors Center in Campus Life Building 110 offers meeting and classroom space options:

  • Capstone library
    • Seats about 12 around a seminar table
  • Large classroom/small classroom
    • Movable wall allows space to be adjusted to fit smaller or larger groups
    • Equipped with smart classroom technology

To reserve space please call 815-753-0694 or email honors@niu.edu.

Honors Committee

The University Honors Committee is comprised of faculty, administrators and students to advise, evaluate and make recommendations to the University Honors Program. To inquire about becoming a member please call 815-753-0694 or email honors@niu.edu.


University Honors Great Professor Award Recipients

This annual, university-wide award recognizes NIU faculty and staff for their leadership, dedication and service to the University Honors Program.

  • 2017 - Bart Sharp
  • 2016 - Masih Shokrani
  • 2015 - Madelyn Kerbach Anderson & Tim Pierce
  • 2014 - Nicholas Pohlman
  • 2013 - Tim Ryan
  • 2012 - Rebecca Houze
  • 2011 - Dennis Barsema
  • 2010 - Nancy Castle
  • 2009 - Jason Hawke
  • 2008 - Christopher Jones
  • 2007 - Judy Santacaterina
  • 2006 - Steve Franklin
  • 2005 - Carol Demoranville
  • 2004 - Thomas Roberts
  • 2003 - Gary Glenn
  • 2002 - Nancy Nuzzo
  • 2001 - C. Daniel Dillman

Contact Us

University Honors Program 
Campus Life Building 110
DeKalb, IL 60115

Phone: 815-753-0694
Email: honors@niu.edu