MAP-Works for Faculty and Staff

MAP-Works Training

We have many different training options to make sure that training is efficient and effective for our campus partners. We have training sessions for:


New and Returning Users

All faculty and staff who wish to participate in the MAP-Works program will need to be trained for the 2014-2015 year. Training will be 90 minutes and will give you an overview of MAP-Works at NIU, results from the previous years, helpful tips on how to use MAP-Works to assist you in your role at NIU, as well as hands on training within the system.

Training dates and times for the 2014-2015 academic year:

  • Wednesday, August 6, 1-2:30 p.m. (Cole Hall 106)
  • Friday, August 15, 10-11:30 a.m. (Cole Hall 106)
  • Monday, August 18, 10-11:30 a.m. (Cole Hall 106)
  • Tuesday, August 26, 1-2:30 p.m. (LaTourette Hall 201)
  • Thursday, September 4, 10-11:30 a.m. (Wirtz Hall 316)

To sign up for training, please click here

For more information or to schedule an individual training session for you or your staff, please email mapworks@niu.edu


Continued Training: Food for Thought

The OSAS is proud to offer Food for Thought. We will provide the food and MAP-Works users can partake in continued training and professional development on the program.

Dates and topics for the 2014-2015 academic year are listed below:

September 17th from 12-1 p.m. (Campus Life 100)

MAP-Works and FERPA: What You Need to Know
presenter: Jerry Montag, Director of Registrtion and Records/Registrar

November 6 from 12-1 p.m. (Campus Life 100)

MAP-Works User Pannel: This is How We Do It
moderator: Randi Napientek - Assistant Director - Office of Student Academic Success

panel: Academic Advisors, Faculty Member, instructor, Residence Hall Director, Student Success Specialist, & a Referral Office (names coming soon!)

February 17 from 12-1 p.m. (Campus Life 100)

Data: Fall Outcomes & Assessment, and Spring Outlook
presenter: Randi Napientek, Assistant Director - Office of Student Academic Success