Neptune Hall

Located in the central part of campus, Neptune Hall is next to 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, too!

Starting at $4,954 per semester
815-753-1725
750 Lucinda Ave.
DeKalb, IL 60115
740 Lucinda Ave.
DeKalb, IL 60115
800 Lucinda Ave.
DeKalb, IL 60115
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  • Single and double room options
  • In-hall dining
  • Air conditioning in Neptune East
  • Close to Holmes Student Center and classes in DuSable, Watson, Reavis and Cole academic buildings
  • Secure hall access with OneCard

Room Types

Neptune double room

Double Room

  • 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
  • Air conditioning (Neptune East only)
Neptune single room

Single Room

  • Updated furniture and flooring
  • One bed
  • Two closets
  • One desk
  • One rolling chair
  • MicroFridge
  • Ethernet port
  • Cable outlet
  • Window drapes
  • Overhead lighting
  • Mirror on back of door
  • Hardwood vinyl flooring
  • Air conditioning (Neptune East only)

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Measurements

Item Measurements
Bedroom Approximate dimensions 15' by 11' 8"
Ceiling 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: 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: 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"

Three 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"
Lighting Overhead lighting.

Features

Dining Options

When you live in Neptune, you automatically receive the Huskie Block 12 Plan, which lets you eat at:

Learn more about residential meal plans.

Huskie Bus Line

Huskie Bus Line routes stop near Neptune every 30 minutes during regular hours:

Stops at DuSable, New Hall, Grant, Stevenson, Northern View, attractions on Lincoln Highway, Barsema/Engineering Buildings and more.

Stops at Barsema/Engineering Buildings, attractions on Lincoln Highway, Northern View, Stevenson, Grant, New Hall, DuSable and more.

Stops at Barsema/Engineering Buildings, Walgreens, CVS, Stevenson, loops around off-campus DeKalb neighborhoods, DuSable, and more.

Takes residents home after 11 p.m.

Mailing Address

[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

Recreation

Communities

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

Study Locations

Check out some place you can study in and around Neptune Hall.

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 also use their key to get onto their floor and access their room. Guest registration is enforced 24/7. Hall staff and NIU police are always available.

OneCard door access

Key required for accessing each floor

Hall staff and NIU Police available 24/7


Important Numbers

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

Staff

Contact Us

Housing and Residential Services
Neptune East 101
housing@niu.edu
815-753-1525
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