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Division of Information Technology

 Office 365 Student Advantage is free to NIU students

Students have a subscription to Microsoft Office as long as they are enrolled.

Faculty and staff will get Lync and OneDrive for Business by November 1.



Need help?

Call the DoIT Helpdesk
  • 815-753-8100   24/7/365

Walk-in support

  • Contact Center - TS 114
    Monday - Friday 7 a.m.-5 p.m.

  • Technology Support Desk - Library 1st floor
    Monday - Friday noon-5 p.m.



Faculty and Staff

Attend free online sessions of Educause 2014
September 30 - October 2

Core Network Modernization

See what work is being done
across campus

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Service Alerts

Health Services is experiencing issues with Firewall rules and two Wireless Access Points.

Fortinet Certificate Issues are being experienced with NIU Guest Wireless at the following campuses: Naperville, Rockford, Hoffman Estates, and Lorado Taft.

Holmes Student Center has some printers that are not working.

planned maintenance


IT has established a system maintenance window from 5:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Sundays. System availability should not be impacted during the maintenance window unless noted below.

No maintenance planned

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