Student Life at NIU

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.


Did You Know?

Make a Financial Plan to Be GradReady

As an NIU student, you have access to GradReady. It's an interactive website with tools and information to help you succeed, financially and in other areas of your life. You'll learn about paying for college, creating a budget, loan repayment and much more. As you learn, you'll keep track of your progress with badges.

Learn more about GradReady.


Life as a Huskie

Explore Student Life

Learn about becoming involved, staying on track and identifying resources to be a happy and successful Huskie.

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Share Your Huskie Pride

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Huskies of NIU

See NIU through the eyes of a different Huskie each week, follow HuskiesofNIU on Instagram. Email socialmedia@niu.edu to sign up to take over a week!

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