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Welcome Days

Welcome to NIU! Welcome Days 2015 will be packed full of events to help our new students learn all about being a Huskie. Below is the schedule of events from 2015.

Welcome Days 2014

Questions? Email WelcomeDays@niu.edu for more information. 

Students that anticipate barriers to their participation in Welcome Days, based on the design of the event in relation to a disability, should contact the Disability Resource Center (DRC) to arrange accommodations. Accommodations can take time to arrange. Please contact the DRC as soon as possible. DRC can be reached at: drc@niu.edu or by phone at: 815-753-1303.


Schedule of Events

2015 Schedule


Faculty and Staff Volunteers Needed

The 2015 Welcome Days committee is seeking volunteers from the university community to assist with various Welcome Days events for new and returning NIU students.

The Welcome Days events in which NIU faculty and staff can participate as volunteers include Move-In Day and the Huskie Family Welcome on Friday, August 21 and Huskies Helping Huskies scheduled for August 24 – 25.

Welcome Days volunteer information and registration form is available at the link below for any faculty and staff who wish to help welcome NIU students, their families and guests into the Huskie Family.

Volunteer Registration Form: https://niu.az1.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_0MJAGyyboLcTNkh&Q_JFE=0 


2014 Welcome Days Brochure

Video from Welcome Days 2013