UNIV 101: University Experience
UNIV 101: University Experience provides an invaluable introduction to NIU. These elective, one-credit, 11-week courses are designed to help you adjust to NIU and develop the skills necessary to succeed in college and beyond.
- Practicing success strategies through collaborative learning activities
- Learning how to use essential online tools such as MyNIU, Blackboard and NIU student email
- Understanding where and when to go for help
- Gaining vital skills in writing, communication
andcritical thinking through the Common Reading Experience
- Networking with NIU faculty, staff and peers while making new and maintaining existing friendships
Courses have an average class size of 19 students to foster close student interaction. Our faculty and staff are committed to helping you succeed.
All students admitted through the CHANCE program will discuss which section of UNIV 101 to enroll in during their advising appointments.