Orientation and First Year Programs

Orientation and First Year Programs

Upcoming Events

Jewel Jamboree

Jewel Jamboree is an annual event that takes place during Week of Welcome (WOW). Join your fellow Huskies at DeKalb’s Jewel-Osco for a live DJ, Freebies,...

8/19, 10 PM
Northern Illinois University logo

It’s important to learn about all the on-campus resources NIU has to offer to you early on in your college journey. Week of Welcome (WOW) is the opportune...

8/20, 2 PM
WOW Band Run

Celebrate your school spirit by joining the Week of Welcome (WOW) Band Run. You’re guaranteed to feel a sense of Huskie Pride as the marching band leads you...

8/20, 6:30 PM
Victor E. Huskie

This is your official welcome to NIU! Join us at Huskie Stadium to celebrate what it means to be a Huskie. President Lisa Freeman will kick off this dynamic...

8/20, 7 PM
Students on campus

Kick start your second year by taking advantage of student-led tours during WOW. This is a great opportunity to reacquaint yourself with campus services and...

8/21, 2 PM

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