NIU Homecoming 2021

Homecoming Dress Up Day: Monochromatic Day

Dress in all one color, the brighter the better. Take a photo and share it on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter, tagging it with #HuskiePride and...

Huskie Lights: Lighting the HSC Red for Homecoming

The Holmes Student Center will be lit up red all week in celebration of Homecoming.

Huskie Stars Homecoming

Join us for our 114th Homecoming as we celebrate Huskie Stars, Sept. 27 through Oct. 2. Many events are planned including a brunch hosted by the NIU...

Trivia Scavenger Hunt

Engage with the community, explore the town of DeKalb and NIU. If you’re on a quest for more adventures, or enjoy solving riddles, this is your jam! ...

Homecoming Royalty Court Elections 2021

Make sure to cast your vote on how you think should represent NIU on the Homecoming Royalty Court for 2021. Link goes live on Wednesday, September 29th,...

9/27, 12 PM
Virtual Event
Homecoming Safety

As NIU celebrates Homecoming , student safety is a top priority for the campus and DeKalb communities. Learn about how to be safe during homecoming.

Homecoming Dress Up Day: Character Day

Dress up as your favorite movie or TV show character Take a photo and share it on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter, tagging it with #HuskiePride and...

COE Tailgate Tuesday

Kick off NIU’s Homecoming week at the College of Education Tailgate event! Huskie mascot Mission will be stopping by to celebrate with us! You can look...

Plant Restoration Project

Help restore the shoreline of the East Lagoon along with Dr. Holly Jones and her inaugural Restoration Ecology course. Plants and supplies are provided.

Progress Pride Flag

Back by popular demand! On Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2021, the Gender and Sexuality Resource Center will host its second LGBTQ+ Alumni and Friends social virtually...

9/28, 6:30 PM
Virtual Event
Homecoming Dress Up Day: Wacky Day

Mismatch your clothes, go all crazy on your hair and dress like you just don't care! Take a photo and share it on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter, tagging...

Paint Your Paw

Paint a customized paw print on canvas.

Guest Speaker: Julissa Arce

Julissa is a national best-selling author, speaker, social justice advocate and former wall street executive. Join us for an open discussion with Julissa...

9/29, 5 PM
Virtual Event
Late Night Movie

Join us for a movie showing of "Hairspray" (2007) in the Carl Sandburg Auditorium!

Homecoming Dress Up Day: Decades Day

Freshmen dress in 90's attire, Sophomores in 80's attire, Juniors in 70's attire, Seniors in 60's attire, and Graduate Students and Law students in 50's...

Homecoming Dress Up Day: Spirit Day

Go all out and wear as much red and black as possible. Take a photo and share it on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter, tagging it with #HuskiePride and...

2021 NIU Alumni Association Awards

The NIU Alumni Association annually recognizes the achievements of outstanding alumni, with award recipients being selected based on outstanding professional...

Richard A. Flournory Homecoming Inclusion Reception

Join us in honoring and celebrating this year's Richard A. Flournory Engagement Award recipients on Friday, Oct. 1, 2021 from 4 to 6 p.m. at Ellington's in...

Northern Illinois University Women's Volleyball vs Eastern Michigan

Northern Illinois University Women's Volleyball vs Eastern Michigan https://niuhuskies.com/calendar.aspx?id=15290

Black Alumni The Return: Sip N Bowl

Sip N Bowl will have music, billards, and spades.

A Night at Holmes

What could be better than "A Night at Holmes"? Come to the Holmes Student Center for a full night of fun, music, games, and prizes! Grab a friend or fly...

D9 & Park! NIU’s Top 9

This will be an on campus late night party hosted by NPHC. The theme is 106 & Park 2000s era. Come with your best early 2000s outfit. We will be hosting a...

Northern Illinois University Men's Golf vs Rich Harvest Intercollegiate

Northern Illinois University Men's Golf vs Rich Harvest Intercollegiate https://niuhuskies.com/calendar.aspx?id=15350

A Worthy Calling: 125+ Years of Preparing Teachers Exhibit

The NIU College of Education invites everyone to walk through our Milan Township One-Room Schoolhouse (located east of the football stadium) to see the...

Homecoming Brunch hosted by the NIU Foundation and NIU Alumni Association

Be a part of a fun new tradition! Join NIU mascot Mission while enjoying brunch in front of historic and picturesque Altgeld Hall on College Ave. The brunch...

NIUAA Homecoming Tent in 'The Yard'

On Saturday, Oct. 2, from 10:30 a.m.- 1 p.m., the NIU Alumni Association is providing a true family atmosphere within the NIUAA Homecoming Tent in 'The...

The Yard - FREE Music, Food, Football & Fun!

Everyone's Invited Out to The Yard. THE YARD at Huskie Stadium is THE place to be for all Huskie fans prior to every NIU football home game this fall. ...

NIU Law Tailgating with the Deans

Calling all NIU Law alumni, students, and faculty/staff to join us for Tailgating with the Deans at the law school. Free Tailgate Brunch and drinks will be...

Northern Illinois University Football vs Eastern Michigan - 114th Homecoming

Northern Illinois University Football vs Eastern Michigan - 114th Homecoming TV: ESPN+ Streaming Audio:...

Northern Illinois University Women's Volleyball vs Eastern Michigan

Northern Illinois University Women's Volleyball vs Eastern Michigan Streaming Video: http://niuhuskies.com/showcase?Live=5760 ...

Lip Sync Competition

The Men of Phi Rho Eta Fraternity, Inc. Zeta Chapter brings you our annual Lip Sync Competition. It is guaranteed to be an event this semester that you...

Black Alumni The Return: Homecoming Party

Black Almuni Association Homecoming Party

Northern Illinois University Women's Soccer vs Eastern Michigan

Northern Illinois University Women's Soccer vs Eastern Michigan Streaming Video: http://niuhuskies.com/showcase?Live=5754 ...