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Thank you for visiting the Student Involvement & Leadership Development web page.  Student Involvement & Leadership Development is dedicated to engaging students, and the university community in campus life through intentional programs, and resources that facilitate holistic development.

We encourage you to explore our website further, as well as to stop by and visit our office in person. We want to provide you with more detailed information on areas of interest to you and assist you in becoming involved on campus during your collegiate career. We are located in the Campus Life Building, Suite 150, and can be contacted by phone at 815-753-1421. We look forward to meeting you!


Registration is now open for this year’s NIU LEAD Summit. The Summit will take place on Saturday, November 12, 2016 in Barsema Hall from 9:00 a.m. - 3:45 p.m.

At this premier leadership conference, NIU students will be able to hear from keynote speakers, participate in various workshops, and engage in networking opportunities with other student leaders and staff members. The summit also features an optional Greek track specifically designed for student members of Fraternity & Sorority life as well as an optional Women’s Track.

To register, visit and click the SILD tab. You must pay a $9.99 deposit, which will be refunded after participation in the entirety of the NIU LEAD Summit. Complementary lunch will be included.

Contact with any questions.


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Student Involvement & Leadership Development
Campus Life Building 150
DeKalb, IL 60115



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