Latino Center

Home to the Latino Resource Center and Center for Latino American Studies. The mission of the LRC is to recruit Latino/a students to NIU, increase the retention rate of Latino/a students, and provide cultural, social and academic programs that enhance the quality of Latino/a student life.

515 Garden Rd, DeKalb, IL 60115


Upcoming Events

Latin Chill F22

Join us for our annual Latin Chill! Learn about the different Latino/a/x student organizations on campus, other resources and campus partners, with music,...

8/29, 4 PM
METAS Informational

inform Mentors and Mentees regarding the academic calendar

8/30, 5 PM
Café con Leche- Dripping with Pressure: Familial Expectations and Cultivating Support

Dripping with Pressure: Familial Expectations and Cultivating Support It's time for a 'cafecito' talk... Stop by the Latino Resource Center for our...

9/27, 5 PM
Loteria & Games Night

Come play a game of Lotería with us at the Latino Resource Center! *Loteria Night is Every last Thursday of the month Next Dates: Thursday Sept....

9/29, 7 PM
Una Casita Para Matita

Come Join the Latino Resource Center! Monday 10/3; 1-4pm at the Latino Center. Make your own desk top terrarium, all supplies will be provided. Have fun...

10/3, 1 PM

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Matilda left a positive review 9/17/2019

The speaker didn’t speak loudly enough so it was a lot of work straining my ears to catch what she was saying. Maybe in future there can be provision for a microphone. Content wise it was great

Latino Center

Latino Center posted a photo 10/6/2017