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

NIU Esports: Overwatch vs Bowling Green

Support NIU Esports as they compete in the 2023 Esports Collegiate Conference season! All matches are streamed LIVE to our Twitch. Current Students can...

1/31, 7 PM
Operating Staff Council

The Operating Staff Council meets the first Thursday of each month at 9:00 a.m. All meetings are open to the public and convened in person at Altgeld Hall,...

2/2, 9 AM
NIU Esports Pride Logo

Join NIU Esports in this Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Singles tournament benefiting charity. All proceeds from this tournament will go to The Trevor Project,...

2/11, 11 AM
Liberate Your Research: An Interdisciplinary Research Workshop with Professor Nadine Naber

This half-day workshop and networking luncheon will foster strategies for overcoming barriers to interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary research; naming and...

2/17, 9 AM
Operating Staff Council

The Operating Staff Council meets the first Thursday of each month at 9:00 a.m. All meetings are open to the public and convened in person at Altgeld Hall,...

3/2, 9 AM

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Lynn

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

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