Week of Welcome 2022

Huskie Experience 101

As a new student, it is important to learn about how to be a responsible Huskie. We are excited to introduce to you a group called "Speak About It” that will...

Huskies Kick Back Concert

Calling all Huskies! Join us for a fun evening with outdoor field games, wellness activities, cotton candy, foot darts and more! Live music will be provided...

WOW Resource Fair

It is 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...

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...

Victor E. Huskie

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...

RHA/CAB Block Party

The Block Party is an annual event offered during Week of Welcome (WOW). Come out and join Residence Hall Association (RHA) and Campus Activities Board (CAB)...

SEE DeKalb: Serve, Engage, and Explore

See your new home as a Huskie and jump in to engaging with our greater community! Grab friends (and meet new ones) on a bus tour of DeKalb, meet nonprofits...

Welcome Holmes

NIU cannot wait to celebrate your return to campus - Welcome Holmes, Huskies! This Week of Welcome (WOW) event will take over the Holmes Student Center—every...

Involvement Fair

It is important to figure out how you want to get involved on campus early on in your college journey. Week of Welcome (WOW) is the opportune time to figure...

President's Welcome Back Picnic

Close out Week of Welcome (WOW) at the annual President’s Welcome Back Picnic. Join President Lisa Freeman at the East Lagoon for fun activities, food and...