You are assigned an AccountID when you are hired. It is permanent.
Look up your AccountID:
Or call 815-753-8100 24 / 7 / 365.
An initial password is assigned to you when you are hired. Change your initial password as soon as possible at password.niu.edu.
If you were hired before June 29, 2015 your initial password is:
If you were hired June 29, 2015 or after, your initial password is:
If you need help, call the Helpdesk at 815-753-8100.
Passwords expire every 365 days.
You can change your password at any time at password.niu.edu.
Need help? IT Helpdesk.
NIU requires that student employees use their employee account for all work-related duties and their student account for all student-related activities.
Your AccountID will expire 210 days after your retirement date. Your AccountID gives you access to MyNIU, including your W-2.