Altgeld Hall

Dating back to when NIU first opened its doors in 1899, Altgeld Hall is the oldest building on campus. Altgeld contains a variety of offices including First- & Second-Year Experience, Student Engagement and Experiential Learning (OSEEL) and the President’s Office, as well as the NIU Art Museum.

595 College Ave, DeKalb, IL 60115

Upcoming Events

Brunch with Mission and Victor E.

The Third Annual NIU Homecoming Brunch, hosted by the NIU Alumni Association and NIU Foundation, will take place on Saturday. Oct. 19 at NIU's historic and...

10/19, 9:30 AM

Recent Events

Recent Activity


Lynn left a positive review 12/2/2019

A lovely experience. Renews my faith that NIU has so many good people filled with integrity!


Simon left a review 10/10/2019

I think it was a good overview, but we didn’t spend any time, save for one persons question, on how to actually DEAL with when a committee person who clearly has implicit bias issues.

Angela Redmond

Angela Redmond posted a photo 11/12/2018

Altgeld Hall

Altgeld Hall posted a photo 10/6/2017