Bienvendos a NIU! The Latinx Community is here to support students who identify as Latino, Latina or Latinx and/or want to explore more about Latinx cultures and identity. Those living in this community can connect with peers, faculty and staff that serve as a support and resource.
As part of the community, we require taking LATS 100: Introduction to Latin American Studies and LATS 101: Introduction to Latino Studies with your peers deepens your learning of Latino and Latin American culture!
New to NIU? In addition to joining this community, we also recommend you join the Mentoring and Engaging Thru Academic Success program (METAS).
To learn more about the Latinx Community, contact the program coordinator: