Information for Future Students


Dear University Honors Student,

Greetings from the University Honors Program at Northern Illinois University! We are looking forward to seeing you during your visit at NIU’s Orientation.

To allow you, as a new University Honors student, to plan effectively for your upcoming orientation date, please review the PDF documents below that include information regarding: 

To further familiarize yourself with our University Honors Program, we encourage you to visit our Future Students tab on our web site. Make sure to follow us on our social media sites to meet other University Honors students and learn about upcoming events (Facebook: Northern Illinois University Honors Program, Twitter: UnivHonorsNIU).

If you have any questions about the University Honors Program before visiting NIU this summer, please call 815.753.0694 or e-mail us at

Best wishes for a happy and successful transition to college.


The University Honors Program Team