Living on campus for the first time this fall?
See when you can sign up for housing.
First-time Housing Selection
Living On Campus at NIU
If you are thinking about attending NIU you probably have many questions about your housing and dining options. You may be wondering where you'll live on campus and what amenities you'll have in your room. Or maybe you are trying to create a budget and you need to calculate the cost of living in a residence hall versus commuting from home or off-campus.
- Start by comparing our residence halls.
- Discover the wide variety of unique living-learning opportunities.
- Check out our meal plan options. There's one to fit your lifestyle.
- Learn more about on-campus dining venues. You'll have a lot of menus to choose from.
- Schedule a tour to see our residence halls in person.
- Read our frequently asked questions.
New Meal Plan Options for Fall 2019
Introducing the Huskie Classic Plan and Huskie Block Plan for students living on campus in fall 2019. We can help you choose the best meal plan based on your eating habits.
Housing Renewal for Current Residents
Current residents, select a room before incoming freshmen!
Living on campus for the first time?
Fall 2019-spring 2020 housing selection for new students begins in March.