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?

The Huskie Food Pantry is available to all NIU students

Having access to a steady supply of healthy food helps Huskies succeed in their classes and their lives. The Huskie Food Pantry, located at the south end of the Chick Evans Field House, provides food and resources to NIU students and offers learning and service opportunities to the entire NIU community.

Learn how you can lend a hand.


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

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