We're excited to see you for orientation! Follow these steps to complete this important part of becoming a Huskie.
Log in to MyNIU and click on the Undergraduate Orientation tile to reserve your date. The tile will appear after you pay the enrollment fee.
We'll send information on signing up for this required virtual session after you register for an orientation date.
We'll email you information about required and optional placement tests. You must take them before your orientation date.
On your selected date, attend Session 0 to connect with fellow Huskies and learn about campus resources.
On your orientation date, you'll meet with an advisor to choose your courses. Your advisor will contact you within seven days of your orientation date to tell you what time you'll meet. You can prepare by:
After meeting with your advisor, register for courses in MyNIU. Consider adding a UNIV (University Experience) course to help set you up for success.
Please note: If you changed your major since you applied to NIU, you must submit a change your major form. We'll confirm the change within 48 hours. We may contact you to reschedule your orientation date.