Student Life

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Get Involved

Learning is just one part of being a Huskie. There's a lot to experience. What will you choose? 

Visit for info about campus events, clubs, teams, Greek life, volunteer opportunities, the local music scene and more.

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Arts & Culture

Art and museum exhibitions, theater performances, recitals, concerts, lectures and more

Diverse Students


Our campus cultivates, promotes and celebrates diversity

Living on campus

Living On Campus

Our residence halls have everything you need to make NIU your home away from home

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Sports & Recreation

Play an intramural club or cheer on your Huskies

Student Organizations

Student Organizations

Join a club, explore Greek life or share your passion

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Student Services

Take advantage of the university's support services