Living On Campus at NIU

If you are thinking about attending NIU you probably have many questions about your housing and dining options. You may be wondering where you'll live on campus and what amenities you'll have in your room. Or maybe you are trying to create a budget and you need to calculate the cost of living in a residence hall versus commuting from home or off-campus.

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Phone: 815-753-1525
Email: housing@niu.edu

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Checking In

Up to 24 hours before move in, using your phone or a computer, check into your room online. You’ll get a receipt. Print the receipt or have it ready on your phone when you arrive.

There's still time to select a room!

Sign up to live on campus this fall.

RHA Block Party

Residence Hall Association's Block Party is the evening of August 24 at the Outdoor Recreation Sports Complex.

Parking on Campus

Your tempoary move-in week pass is good until classes begin. To park your car on campus as a resident, purchase an orange permit online.