Fall Open House

Monday, November 12, 2018

Why You Don’t Want to Miss This Event:

  • You can get valuable information about how to pay for college using financial aid and scholarships. This year, we’re investing over $5 million in additional scholarships.
  • You can apply free of charge at an application workshop.
  • You can tour campus and residence halls to get a real feel for life at NIU.
  • You can learn more about the academic programs, services and student organizations that interest you.

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Why Choose NIU?

Personal Attention
When you study here, you receive individual attention from leading scholars and researchers so you’ll graduate with the knowledge and connections you need for success in your field.

Customized Learning
You can create a learning experience as unique as you. Choose from more than 100 courses of study, explore many hands-on learning opportunities and find out more about studying abroad in over 75 countries.

Strong Community
With more than 300 student organizations, NIU provides hundreds of ways to have fun, get involved and meet new friends. There is something here for everyone.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Anyone interested in attending NIU, and we welcome family members and guests, too. Prospective students can register up to three guests.