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.

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.

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


Tip of the Week

Treat your body well to do your best on finals! Be sure to stay well hydrated, get quality sleep, eat nutritious food and stick to a study plan. Review final exam information and schedules to be sure you can plan accordingly. Check with your professor if you have questions about a specific class.


Have a Question?

Feeling stressed out and feeling anxious?

You’ll find comprehensive mental health support through our Counseling and Consultation Services, available for both face-to-face and tele-counseling appointments.

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

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