• Events at the Holmes Student Center - The Holmes Student Center hosts events all year in the Duke Ellington Ballroom, the Carl Sandburg Auditorium and meeting rooms of all sizes.
  • Admissions Office Open Houses start at the Holmes Student Center. Park in the Convocation Center parking lot in the Open House section for free, then take a shuttle to the Holmes Student Center to start your day at NIU.
  • Holmes Happenings - Holmes Happening is your one stop spot to find out what is going on at the Holmes Student Center. Check back often to find out what movies are being shown, what events are happening, and everything in between.