Protecting the Pack is about protecting ourselves, protecting each other and protecting our community.

This website details NIU’s response and plan for supporting the health and safety of our community as we return to campus this fall.

Changes to Undergraduate Courses and In-person Activities

Effective immediately, we are temporarily moving undergraduate courses online and expect all students who reside on campus, and undergraduates who live in DeKalb County, to limit in-person activities and interactions until Monday, Sept. 28. Read more

Recent Protecting the Pack Updates

Changes to Undergraduate Courses and In-Person Activities - 9/11/20
NIU temporarily moves undergraduate courses online and expects all students who reside on campus, and undergraduates who live in DeKalb County, to limit in-person activities and interactions until Monday, Sept. 28. 

COVID-19 Concerns Form - 9/2/20
NIU launches new resource for sharing concerns related to COVID-19. 

Surveillance Testing Information - 8/31/20
NIU begins COVID-19 surveillance tests with specific populations of students.

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