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Northern Illinois University

1515 W. Lincoln Highway, Room 120

Merit Board

Dr. John Butler

Employee Advisory Committee

Ms. Christina Doe

Designated Employer Representative (DER)

Mr. John Acardo


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The Rockford Promise at NIU program—launched in 2021 to create opportunities for hundreds of students from Rockford to earn degrees without paying tuition or fees—is gaining national attention for inn

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Congratulations to the 2,213 Huskies who graduated from NIU this May! 750 students received graduate degrees and 1,463 students received undergraduate degrees.

Zero debt at graduation—NIU program keeps its Rockford Promise

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Presidential Commission on Persons with Disabilities (PCPD) Award winners announced

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U.S. News ranks NIU MPA program 4th nationally for local government management

U.S. News & World Report has named NIU’s Master of Public Administration (MPA) program fourth in the nation in the specialty field of local government management.