Student Services

Academic Advising

Advisors will help you decide on a major and courses, get registered, and access tutoring and other services as needed. If you are undecided about a major, go to the Academic Advising Center. If you have declared a major, contact the college of your choice for an advisor.

Academic Calendar
View the academic calendar for important dates, holidays, and closures.

Career Services
Find out about job fairs, download the Job Hunters Guide, and discover a wealth of career planning and placement resources available to all NIU students.

Disability Services
Accessibility is your right as a student of NIU. If you have any questions, please visit the Access-Ability site..

Getting a One Card for Library Use

The National Council State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements (SARA)
Information for Out-of-State students interested in enrolling in NIU Online Programs

Student Complaints and Grievances

Online Test Prep
NIU offers online test preparation for the ACT, SAT, LSAT, GRE and GMAT through our College of Liberal Arts and Sciences External programs.

Services for International Students 
Get in touch with the Office of International Students and Faculty for information and assistance.

The campus resource tutoring guide provides contact information for tutors and other kinds of academic support.

Writing Center
NIU students can get help with papers via Skype sessions to the Writing Center.