NIU is proud to be home to thousands of diverse students who make this campus a community. Huskies thrive here in a caring environment where you can be yourself, create new knowledge, make an impact and receive custom support to ensure your success.

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Finding Support

The Center for Student Assistance (CSA) offers a variety of valuable services, including care and support, legal assistance, military and veterans’ services, access to the Huskie Food Pantry and more.

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Have a Question?

Wondering about office hours?

Professors and instructors set aside office hours as time available for you to connect and ask questions one-on-one. Take advantage of them! Learn five tips about office hours.

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How to email your professor
Learning how to craft professional emails not only will help you connect with faculty, it’s a skill you can take with you after you graduate.

Tips for studying
Being successful in class requires that you prepare and study. Check out these tips to help you study effectively whether you are by yourself or in a group.

Find Your Community

NIU is your home, with many ways to connect with others, get involved and discover new interests.

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Every Huskie needs and deserves help. We’ll support you and provide assistance when needed.

Stay on Track

It takes good time management and organization to succeed. Get tips and build academic skills.

Be Well

Physical and mental wellness are essential to your success. We’ll help you stay healthy and thrive.

Navigate Your Finances

Every dollar matters. We’ll help you understand your financial options and provide resources and tips.

Keep Informed

Make sure you know about the latest Huskie news and events, important tasks to complete and more.

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  • Huskie Pride yard signs and more!

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Connect On Social

See NIU through the eyes of a different Huskie each week, follow HuskiesofNIU on Instagram and email to sign up to take over a week!

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