NIU DeKalb Campus Closed until 5:00 p.m. Wednesday


Due to snow and icy conditions, Northern Illinois University has extended the closure of the DeKalb campus until 5 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 23. Classes and events starting at 5 p.m. or later will be held as scheduled.

Check the Huskie Bus Tracker app for updates on Huskie Bus System operations.

Please notify your faculty or supervisor with weather-related delays or absences.

NIU weather status information is regularly updated online.

Weather Notices
Changes in operational status will be posted on the NIU Home Page, NIU’s official Facebook page and the university’s Twitter feed.

Toll Free Weather Status Hotline
For the latest information regarding charges in operational status at NIU’s campuses, call the Toll-Free Weather Status Hotline: 753-OPEN (6736) or (888) 464-8673.

Road Conditions
Illinois Interstates or (800) 452-4368
Illinois Tollways or (888) 648-9847

TV and Radio Stations
View a list of television and radio stations that broadcast information on weather-related class cancellations at NIU.