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Northern Lights Ambassadors (NLA)


The Northern Lights Ambassador Program is a co-coordinated by the Office of Student Engagement & Experiential Learning and The Office of Student Academic Success and partners with each of the six undergraduate colleges and the Alumni Association.

NLAs are a select group of undergraduate students who demonstrate academic excellence, responsibility, and reliability. These students embody integrity, respect, and flexibility and exhibit leadership qualities, positive attitudes, and pride in NIU.

This group is comprised of students from every undergraduate college who serve for one year in an NLA position.

Meet the ambassadors!

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Office of Student Engagement and Experiential Learning
Altgeld Hall 100


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