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Work / Life

At NIU there are a number of policies, programs and resources to enhance your quality of life, provide support and help create a balance between work and personal responsibilities.

  • Employee Assistance Program
    • Provides convenient, confidential access to counseling
  • Family Support
    • Assistance with child care, tuition waivers and policies that support time to care for family or oneself
  • Get Involved
    • Ways to give back, get involved and participate in life at NIU
  • Health Events
    • Support health and wellness through fitness programs both on and off campus, and programs such as brown bag lunch events, annual flu shots and Wellness Fair
  • Savings
    • Access to discounts, benefits and special services