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27th Annual Alumni Luncheon

Friday, May 12, 2017

11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
The Westin Lombard
Junior Ballroom, Lombard, Illinois

Join Dean Rajagopalan in celebrating the accomplishments of NIU alumni at the 27th Annual Alumni Luncheon. Friday, May 12, 2017 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The Westin Lombard Junior Ballroom, Lombard, Illinois
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Tickets are $50 for individuals; corporate sponsors may sponsor a table of eight for $600. NEW this year, you can purchase sponsorship recognition in the Alumni Luncheon program - congratulate the dean by sponsoring a message with your company logo for $400.00. All proceeds benefit the College of Business and all corporate sponsors will be acknowledged.

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The NIU College of Business SAP TERP10 Workshop

10-day workshop from May 15 to May 26, 2017

8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., meets daily Monday through Friday

NIU College of Business - Barsema Hall, Rm 300

The NIU College of Business SAP University Alliance Program will be offering the third SAP certification workshop to undergraduate, graduate students, and NIU alumni in summer 2017. The SAP Certification is titled TERP10, Business Process Integration with SAP ERP (SAP ERP 6.0 EhP 6). The workshop will provide intensive training to prepare students to become a SAP Certified Business Associate. As a student or recent NIU graduate, you may apply to enroll in it. The workshop is offered at a significantly reduced fee due to Northern Illinois University’s membership in the SAP University Alliance.

Higher than average national pass rate!
During the very first 2015 SAP TERP10 workshop students had a 70% pass rate. The 2016 workshop resulted in an 89% pass rate. According to the SAP University Alliances Program, the typical pass rate for the exam is 65%.

View the program brochure and register here.

NCAA Golf Championship Tickets on Sale

ncaaNIU and Rich Harvest Farms host the 2017 NCAA Division I men's and women's golf championships!

Women's Championship held May 19-24, 2017
Men's Championship held May 26-31, 2017

NIU is preparing to host its first NCAA championship in any sport since becoming a major college program in 1969. The 2017 NCAA Division I men’s and women’s golf championships promise to be a tremendous two weeks of collegiate golf with activities for the entire family.

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Past Events & Photos


Wednesday, November 9, 2016


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Monday, November 7, 2016


MBA Colloquium Executive Lecture Series

“Senior Living and the Healthcare Industry”

Guest speaker: Ms. Wendy Simpson, Chairman, CEO and President of LTC Properties, LLC



Wednesday, October 26, 2016

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Saturday, October 22, 2016

Homecoming 2016 (NIU vs. Buffalo)


View photos here





Upcoming NIU Alumni Association Events:

Young Alumni Night in Lemont, IL

Alumni Golf Outing at Cantigny


Alumni are coming back to campus to teach:

Learn more about Jobs PLUS Professional Development Series 

Learn more about our Executives in Residence