Neptune Hall

Located in the central part of campus, Neptune Hall is directly across the street from the Holmes Student Center and the Huskie Bus turnaround. Be sure to check out the popular Fireplace Lounge and "All You Care to Eat" dining center.

Starting at $4892 per semester
815-753-1725

Double Room
(Neptune North)

$4892 per semester
  • Two beds, one per person
  • Two closets, one per person
  • Two desks, one per person
  • Two lockers, one per person
  • Two rolling chairs, one per person
  • MicroFridge
  • Ethernet port
  • Cable outlet
  • Window drapes
  • Overhead lighting
  • Mirrors above desk
  • Tile flooring

Double Room
(Neptune West)

$4892 per semester
  • Updated furniture and flooring
  • Two beds, one per person
  • Two closets, one per person
  • Two desks, one per person
  • Two rolling chairs, one per person
  • MicroFridge
  • Ethernet port
  • Cable outlet
  • Window drapes
  • Overhead lighting
  • Mirror on back of door
  • Hardwood vinyl flooring
Item North West
Bedroom
Approximate dimensions
14' 10" by 10' 10.5" 15' by 11' 8"
Ceiling 8' 2" 7' 10.5"
Bed 78" by 36" by 7.5".
Twin XL sheets provide the best fit.
Bed height from floor
Depends on your selected bed loft option
High Loft: 57.5" from floor
Junior Loft: 34" from floor
Low Loft: 16" from floor
Bunked: About 10" from floor
Closet
One per person. Includes a large space for hanging clothes and overhead storage.
Inside: 22" by 37"by 64.5"
Overhead storage: 22" by 37" by 23.5"
Inside: 33" by 34" by 77"
Shelf: 21" by 34" and 13.5" to top
Overhead storage: 33" by 34" by 16"
Cubby organizer inside closet: 18" by 12" by 24"
Desk
One per person.

Outer dimensions: 26" by 50" by 31"

4 drawers
Middle drawer with lock: 21" by 19" by 2.5"
Small drawer: 21" by 22" by 2.5"
Medium drawer: 21" by 22" by 7"
Large drawer: 21" by 22" by 7.75"

3 shelves above desk
Shelf 1: 9" by 21" by 2.75"
Shelf 2: 9" by 21" by 9.75"
Shelf 3: 9" by 21" by 11.5"

Outer dimensions: 24" by 48" by 30"

Drawer
Locking drawer: 21" by 22" by 10"
Cubby hole: 24" by 15" by 14"
Desk addition: 13" by 14"

3 shelves above desk
Shelf 1: 9" by 21" by 2.75"
Shelf 2: 9" by 21" by 9.75"
Shelf 3: 9" by 21" by 11.75"

MicroFridge
Includes a microwave, refrigerator and freezer compartments.
Outer dimensions: 20.125" by 18.625" by 33.5"
Refrigerator compartment: 2.13 cubic feet
Freezer compartment: 0.75 cubic feet
Microwave: 0.7 cubic feet and 12.8" by 18.125" by 10.625"
Lockers Two lockers per room, located next to the door.
15.25" by 28.75" by 3.25"
No lockers.
Lighting Overhead lighting and desk lamp. Overhead lighting.
North West

Amenities

Dining Options

When you live in Neptune, you automatically receive the Huskie Unlimited Access Plan, which lets you eat at:

Huskie Bus Line

Huskie Bus Line routes stop at the Holmes Student Center nearby Neptune every 30 minutes during regular hours:

Stops at Holmes Student Center next to Neptune, DuSable, New Hall, Grant, Stevenson, Northern View, attractions on Lincoln Highway, Barsema/Engineering Buildings and more.

Stops at Holmes Student Center next to Neptune, Barsema/Engineering Buildings, attractions on Lincoln Highway, Northern View, Stevenson, Grant, New Hall, DuSable and more.

Stops at Holmes Student Center next to Neptune, Barsema/Engineering Buildings, Walgreens, CVS, Stevenson, loops around off-campus DeKalb neighborhoods, DuSable, and more.

Stops at DuSable near Neptune to allow access to Route 23 stores like Target, Walmart, Best Buy, Lowe's, Portillio's, AMC Movie Theater, Northland Plaza Shopping Center and more.

Takes residents home after 11 p.m.

Map and Mailing Address

Mailing Addresses
[Your Name]
Neptune North [Room Number]
750 Lucinda Ave.
DeKalb, IL 60115
[Your Name]
Neptune East [Room Number]
740 Lucinda Ave.
DeKalb, IL 60115
[Your Name]
Neptune West [Room Number]
800 Lucinda Ave.
DeKalb, IL 60115

About mail and packages

Living-Learning and Special Interest Communities

Neptune's communities give you an opportunity to live with peers in similar fields, helping you to succeed academically and socially during your time at NIU. Neptune is home to:

Learn more about communities in the residence halls.

Recreation

Internet and TV

Unlimited NIU Wireless
and Wired Broadband

Over 50 TV channels

Study Locations

Where you study is important! When you need a change of scenery, there's a lot of good options for you to choose from.

Safety

The safety and security of every resident is important to us. Neptune residents use their OneCard to enter the building 24/7. Residents must use their personal key to get onto their hallway and into their room. At night, photo ID verification and guest check-in is enforced, and hall staff and NIU Police are available 24/7.

OneCard door access

Key required for accessing each hallway

Hall staff and NIU Police available 24/7

Important Numbers

Front Desk: 815-753-1725
NIU Police Non-Emergencies: 815-753-1212
Emergencies: 911

Staff

Bethany Gary

Complex Coordinator
Contact Bethany

Chris Smith

Hall Director
Contact Chris

Margarita Santamaria

Hall Director
Contact Margarita

Tom West

Chief Clerk
Contact Tom

Nick Glawe

Desk Operations Graduate Assistant (DOGA)
Contact Nick