NIU Calendar of Events


Saturday, September 14

3rd Annual Camp on Campus

3rd Annual Camp on Campus 12:00am

Connect, learn and recreate with Outdoor Adventures at the 3rd Annual Camp on Campus. Enjoy live music and s’mores under the stars by the glow of a bonfire....

West Lagoon  
Accreditation Report Campus Comment

Accreditation Report Campus Comment

You are invited to review and comment on our ten-year, campus-wide accreditation report prepared for the Higher Learning Commission. Go to  
Intramural 12" Softball

Intramural 12" Softball

12" Softball is a fun and exciting sport that is very similar to baseball, but played with a larger ball. The game consists of ten (10) players from one team...

Campus Recreation Center  
MAP-Works Fall Transition Survey

MAP-Works Fall Transition Survey

Northern Illinois University is proud to offer MAP-Works, a first year success program for new freshmen and transfer students. MAP-Works is a survey based...

NIU Huskies Football at Idaho

NIU Huskies Football at Idaho

The Huskies travel to Moscow, Idaho, to take on the Idaho Vandals. Game time TBA.

Moscow, Idaho  
Body Combat

Body Combat 12:00pm

An empowering cardio workout where you are totally unleashed. This fiercely energetic program is inspired by martial arts and draws from a wide array of...

Campus Recreation Center, Fitness Room 1  
Exhibition - On Watching and Being Seen

Exhibition - On Watching and Being Seen 12:00pm

The Northern Illinois University Art Museum is excited to present our fall season opener entitled On Watching and Being Seen, an exhibition featuring...

Altgeld Hall, 116  
Trowels and Fair Trade: Revealing the Underground Railroad and Contemporary Slavery

Trowels and Fair Trade: Revealing the... 12:00pm

Current exhibit at the Anthropology Museum. June 8th through October 12, 2013. Admission to the museum is FREE! Donations are always welcomed.

Anthropology Museum  


Come participate in a RESIDENTS RELAY competition. Support your hall by competing in a variety of activities, including a 3-point shootout, an egg toss, a...

Central Park  
Mary Hwang

Mary Hwang 5:00pm

guest alumni piano recital, Recital Hall

Music Building, Recital Hall  

Saturday, September 14