Stevenson Towers

Located on the western edge of campus, Stevenson consists of four 12-story towers. Its retail dining center is open to students with a Huskie Block Plan. Single rooms, double rooms and suites with or without private bathrooms offer several different styles of living.

Starting at $5,404 per semester
815-753-0371
420 Stadium Dr. W.
DeKalb, IL 60115
1350 Stevenson Dr. N.
DeKalb, IL 60115
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Room Types

Stevenson double room

Double Room ($5,404 per semester)

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  • Two beds, one per person
  • Two wardrobes, one per person
  • Two desks, one per person
  • Two large dressers, one per person
  • Two small dressers, one per person
  • Two rolling chairs, one per person
  • Two movable shelves with bulletin boards, one per person
  • Sliding keyboard trays
  • MicroFridge
  • Ethernet port
  • Cable outlet
  • Window drapes
  • Overhead lighting
  • Mirror in wardrobes
Stevenson single room

Single Room ($6,278 per semester)

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  • Bed
  • Wardrobe
  • Desk
  • Large dresser
  • Small dresser
  • Rolling chair
  • Movable shelf with bulletin board
  • Sliding keyboard tray
  • MicroFridge
  • Ethernet port
  • Cable outlet
  • Window drapes
  • Overhead lighting
  • Mirror in wardrobe
Stevenson suite with bathroom

Suite With Bathroom

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  • Two beds, one per person
  • Two wardrobes, one per person
  • Two desks, one per person
  • Two large dressers, one per person
  • Two small dressers, one per person
  • Two rolling chairs, one per person
  • Two movable shelves with bulletin boards, one per person
  • Sliding keyboard trays
  • MicroFridge
  • Ethernet port
  • Cable outlet
  • Window drapes
  • Overhead lighting
  • Mirror in wardrobes

A shared living room and bathroom also include:

  • Sofa
  • Coffee table
  • Two chairs
  • Small table
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Sink
  • Storage under sink
Stevenson suite with bathroom

Suite Without Bathroom

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  • Two beds, one per person
  • Two wardrobes, one per person
  • Two desks, one per person
  • Two large dressers, one per person
  • Two small dressers, one per person
  • Two rolling chairs, one per person
  • Two movable shelves with bulletin boards, one per person
  • Sliding keyboard trays
  • MicroFridge
  • Ethernet port
  • Cable outlet
  • Window drapes
  • Overhead lighting
  • Mirror in wardrobes

A shared living room also includes:

  • Sofa
  • Coffee table
  • Two chairs
  • Small table

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Measurements

Item Double Single Suite With Bathroom Suite Without Bathroom
Bedroom Approximate dimensions 17'17" by 15'3" 14'10" by 9'5" 14'10" by 9'5" 14'10" by 9'5"
Ceiling 7'10"
Bed 80" by 36" by 6.5".
Twin XL sheets provide the best fit.
Bed height from floor Depends on your selected bed loft option High Loft: 56" from floor
Junior Loft: 26" from floor
Low Loft: 18" from floor
Wardrobe One per person. The wardrobe is lockable and includes a large space for hanging clothes along with two bottom drawers. Outer dimensions: 24" by 36" by 72"
Inside (cabinet space with rod): 22" by 34.5". 10" to ceiling
Two bottom drawers: 19.5" by 32.5" by 5.5"
Large Dresser One per person. Has three drawers. Outer dimensions: 24" by 31.5" by 25.5"
Each drawer: 19.5" by 27.5" by 4.5"
Small Dresser One per person. Has a large drawer and two smaller drawers. Outer dimensions: 24" by 17" by 25.75"
Large drawer: 19.5" by 13" by 8.5"
Two small drawers: 19.5" by 13" by 2.25"
Desk Includes a movable shelf, sliding keyboard tray, bulletin board, light and outlet. Outer dimensions: 37.25" by 79.5" by 30"
Shelf: 8" by 34"
Outer dimensions: 37.25" by 36" by 30"
Shelf: 8" by 34"
MicroFridge Each room includes one MicroFridge for every two people. 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"

Features

Dining Options

Stevenson's retail dining center is home to an Erbert and Gerbert's sub sandwich shop, grill, pizzeria and salad toss station. It's open to students with the Huskie Block Plan, Dining Dollars, Huskie Bucks or debit/credit.

A meal exchange, or preset combination of food for one meal swipe, is available to Huskie Block Plan holders for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The Dog Pound C-store offers a meal exchange with its line of on-the-go and convenience items.

Students living in Stevenson will automatically receive the Huskie Block 12 Plan, which lets them eat not only here at Stevenson, but also at Gilbert, Neptune and New Hall.

Huskie Bus Line

Huskie Bus Line routes stop at both Stevenson North and Stevenson South every 30 minutes during regular hours:

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

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

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

Takes residents home after 11 p.m.

Mailing Address

[Your Name]
Stevenson [A or B] [Room Number]
420 Stadium Dr. W.
DeKalb, IL 60115
[Your Name]
Stevenson [C or D] [Room Number]
1350 Stevenson Dr. N.
DeKalb, IL 60115

Recreation

Communities

Stevenson'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. Stevenson is home to:

Study Locations

Check out some place you can study in and around Stevenson Towers.

Safety

The safety and security of every resident is important to us. Stevenson 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: 815-753-0371
NIU Police Non Emergency: 815-753-1212
Emergencies: 911

Staff

Contact Us

Housing and Residential Services
During the shelter-in-place order the most consistent form of communication is via email, housing@niu.edu.

See NIU coronavirus updates page for more information.


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