Events

Wednesday, August 19

110% Huskie Pride

DeKalb has a 100% Huskie Pride. The extra 10% is a gift to NIU students. NIU students with a current valid ID will receive 10% off at over 50 participating...

NIU 125 Years logo

NIU’s 125th Anniversary will be celebrated throughout calendar year 2020. Throughout the year there will be anniversary-themed events, including...

Welcome Tents

Orientation Leaders will be available to greet new students and families as they arrive on campus for move-in. Feel free to stop by, say hello, and ask any...

Jewel Jamboree

Take a break and come visit our local Jewel for hot deals, tons of freebies, along with a live DJ! with small giveaways and coupons! Before you start...

Jewel Jamboree

Take a break and come visit our local Jewel for hot deals, tons of freebies, along with a live DJ! with small giveaways and coupons! Before you start...

Meet Your UNIV Educator!

Welcome to your UNIV course! Get ready to meet your fellow classmates and Educator live prior to the first day of classes. Be sure to check your NIU email...

3 PM
Virtual Event
Honors Hacks: Tips for Academic Success at NIU

This event is a virtual panel discussion for transfer students. The panel will include faculty from a variety of colleges on campus, staff, and current...

4 PM
Virtual Event
Campus

**ONLINE** Designed in response to increased demand for electronic communication and a more pervasive online presence, this workshop will explore...

4 PM
Virtual Event
Virtual Alternative Diet Session

We want your dining experience to be the best it can be. We strongly encourage all students with food allergies, intolerances or other medical diets to...

4 PM
Virtual Event
 Commuter & Off-Campus Programs Virtual Live Town Hall

At NIU, we know many students will drive to campus for classes or live off-campus. Commuter and Off-Campus Programs assists these students and helps them as...

5:30 PM
Virtual Event
Wednesday Night Wisdom with Erek Benz -MKTG '08

The Northern Illinois University (NIU) College of Business has launched an online speaker series, Wednesday Night Wisdom, to keep students, alumni and...

6 PM
Virtual Event
Future Telling Science + Fiction Webinars: This is Your Brain on Sci-Fi

Celebrate the connections between STEM and storytelling in these fun, fast-paced and free webinars. Whether you’re a writer, educator or scientist, you’ll...

6:30 PM
Virtual Event
NIU Trivia Night

Orientation Leaders will host an NIU-themed trivia as part of your introduction to becoming a new Huskie! You will be able to test your knowledge on NIU...

7 PM
Virtual Event
Introduction to NIU E-Sports

Join members of the NIU Esports community on Discord to learn more about NIU Esports! From varsity teams and a student-run sport club to an Esports Special...

8 PM
Virtual Event

Wednesday, August 19