Living at NIU

NIU Housing & Residential Services

Housing & Residential Services is committed to providing a safe, supportive and educationally empowering community where students can learn, grow and be successful within a complex and diverse world. Through our facilities, programs and the collaborative efforts of our staff, student leaders and campus partners, we promote respect, individuality and personal responsibility.

Northern View Community

Northern View is an apartment complex for undergraduate students who are at least two years post high school, graduate students, law students or any student with a dependent and/or a partner or spouse.

  • Offers 1-3 bedroom apartments with all amenities including cable and Internet
  • Provides a Community Center with computer lab accessible 24 hours per day, indoor and outdoor children's play area, study rooms and recreation rooms.
  • Features convenient all-inclusive billing, its own bus route, on-site staff and a community supportive of the student no matter where he/she is in life.

Contact Us

Commuter and Off-Campus Programs
Campus Life Building, room 170
815-752-9999 (FAX)

Military and Veteran Services
Campus Life Building 160
815-753-0943 (FAX)