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

Board of Trustees (BOT) Meeting - Live stream now available

The Board of Trustees meeting is available to be viewed as a live stream in Microsoft Teams. To view specifics about each board meeting, visit...

6/18, 9 AM
Board of Trustees (BOT) Meeting - Live stream now available

The Board of Trustees meeting is available to be viewed as a live stream in Microsoft Teams. To view specifics about each board meeting, visit...

8/20, 9 AM
Board of Trustees (BOT) Meeting - Live stream now available

The Board of Trustees meeting is available to be viewed as a live stream in Microsoft Teams. To view specifics about each board meeting, visit...

9/17, 9 AM
The History of Political Activism at NIU

As the 2020 presidential election approaches, this roundtable discussion will examine the role political activism has played on campus throughout its history...

9/24, 7 PM
Board of Trustees (BOT) Meeting - Live stream now available

The Board of Trustees meeting is available to be viewed as a live stream in Microsoft Teams. To view specifics about each board meeting, visit...

11/12, 9 AM

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Lynn Schmitz

Lynn Schmitz left a positive review 12/2/2019

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

Simon Weffer

Simon Weffer 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