New Employee Orientation

Orientation is conducted on or near the employee's first day of employment. The information covered provides a foundation to a good start at Northern Illinois University.  Topics discussed include:

  • NIU Overview
  • Human Resource Services Overview
  • Payroll
  • Insurance / Benefits

Training Schedule

  • Day
    • Training is held every Monday unless it is a holiday. If that occurs training will be the following day, Tuesday.
  • Location
    • Human Resource Services, room 100
  • Time:
    • Civil Service (AFSCME members) - 8 a.m.
    • Civil Service - 8:30 a.m.
    • Faculty / SPS - 8:45 a.m.


Contact the HR Service Center at 815-753-6000.