Required Annual Sexual Misconduct Training

All new students including transfers are required to complete the Huskie New Student Awareness Training. This training includes information on resources, advocacy, cultural experiences, sexual misconduct and strategies on how to become an active bystander. Learn more about conduct prohibited by the university.

If you or someone you know has been subjected to this behavior, you should contact Sarah Garner, Title IX Coordinator at or file a report online.

Access Training

Training will be available during assigned dates for students and employees. To access training:

  1. Access Blackboard Learn
  2. Log in using your NIU Account
    • ID Z-ID for students (even if you are a student employee)
    • A-ID for employees
  3. Click on the Community tab
  4. Under My Organizations, select NIU Title IX Education and Awareness Training

To successfully complete training, you must score at least 80 percent on the final test. Access your completion certificate in the red box on the left sidebar. NIU employees and student workers must give a copy of the certificate to your supervisor.

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