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Student Union
Student Union

Welcome to your Student Union!

The NEIU Student Union serves as a destination for students, faculty, staff, and visitors in many ways. We strive to help our guests relax, connect, learn, and grow from our quality programming, art exhibitions, and a wide variety of other services.

Our programs are created, developed and produced by students. Some successful and entertaining programs include: NEIU Top Chef, the Student Showcase, and NestFest. Be sure to look for other exciting events throughout the year.

The Main Floor

  • The main floor of the Student Union offers many areas for relaxing, conversing, and learning.
  • The Reading Room is available to all for quiet study.
  • Alumni Hall can hold large scale events, accommodate hundreds of guests, and houses many well-produced gatherings.
  • The Golden Eagles room provides a space for more formal gatherings in an intimate setting.
  • The Information Center, located on the edge of the Student Union, provides a variety of services to our University and surrounding community.

The Cafeteria

  • Located in the lower level, the cafeteria caters to the daily demands of the university community, while offering plenty of seating for our guests to congregate.

The Second Floor

  • On the second floor you can find a variety of meeting rooms, available to reserve for student organizations, faculty, staff, and visitors.
  • Our “Relaxation and Mediation Room” in SU-219, serves as a destination to relax, clear your thoughts, and reflect. This room is available to all students on a walk-in basis.
  • You will also find a variety of travelling art exhibits that make their way to the concourse of the second floor.
  • The main office of Student Union, Event, & Conference Services is located in SU-207, and is there to coordinate all of your reservation and event needs. The office is open 8am – 8pm Mon-Fri.

The Student Union is a bustling hub of activity that serves our diverse community, dedicated students, and skilled professionals. It is a reflection of each of the core values of our institution – Integrity, Excellence, Access to Opportunity, Diversity, Community, and Empowerment Through Learning - and is operated by a large pool of skilled, caring employees who are here to meet your needs.

We look forward to seeing you in the Student Union!

Memories are made here!

Student Union