Living On Campus at NIU
If you are thinking about attending NIU you probably have many questions about your housing and dining options. You may be wondering where you'll live on campus and what amenities you'll have in your room. Or maybe you are trying to create a budget and you need to calculate the cost of living in a residence hall versus commuting from home or off-campus.
- Start by comparing our residence halls.
- Discover the wide variety of unique living-learning opportunities.
- Check out our meal plan options. There's one to fit your lifestyle.
- Learn more about on-campus dining venues. You'll have a lot of menus to choose from.
- Contact us to schedule a tour to see our residence halls in person.
- Read our frequently asked questions.
Show Off Your Awesome Room
Are you a current resident with an awesome room? We have a chance for you to show it off to new residents on campus tours this semester!
Student Employment Opportunities
Housing has new summer and fall student employment opportunities at the Work Request Office and front desks.
Signing Up with Roommates
If you have a roommate in mind, you can sign up for a room together. Learn about signing up for housing with a roommate.