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Homecoming Weekend 2017

Join the College of Law community for a weekend of festivities celebrating NIU's 111th homecoming! Don't miss this chance to come back to campus, visit your favorite spots in and around Swen Parson Hall and reconnect with your colleagues while making new friends. Stay tuned to this page for more details on all of the events NIU Law will be hosting and how you can be a part of them.

Friday, October 6, 2017

SBA Casino Night

7:30 - 10:00 p.m.
Location: Swen Parson Hall, Marshall Gallery

Join the NIU Law Student Bar Association as they host their annual gala event. Tickets to this year's Casino Night cost $25 in advance and $30 at the door, and will include hors d’oeuvres, gambling chips, and beverages. In addition, there will be a live auction at the end of the evening. All proceeds will go to the SBA to aid in funding student organization activities and causes.

Pre-sale ends October 5th, so email the SBA at for tickets now!

Saturday, October 7, 2017

1L Mentor Program Kickoff

Time: 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Location: Swen Parson Hall, Marshall Gallery

For alumni participating in the 1L Mentor Program, this kickoff is a great opportunity to find out more about the program, meet your mentee, and also meet other mentors.

College of Law Tailgate

Time: 11:15 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Location: Swen Parson Hall, Marshall Gallery and Library North Wing

Tailgate with the deans at the NIU College of Law. Food & drinks provided.

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Pregame Reception

Time: 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Location: The Yard (west lawn of Huskie Stadium)

Pregame festivities will be hosted by the NIU Alumni Association. Additional details to be announced.

Kent State vs. NIU football

Kickoff: 2:30 p.m.
Location: Huskie Stadium


We recommend parking in the parking deck, which is located off of Route 38, between Normal Road and Carroll Avenue. Parking there is free and more convenient as traffic near the stadium (Annie Glidden Road and Route 38) can get backed up.

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