Student Advisory Committee Application

We are currently seeking College of Health & Human Sciences majors to join the Healthy Huskies/Student Advisory Committee and student representatives for other college & university committees.  Getting involved gives you a voice in college/university decisions; connects you with NIU administrators (such as the Dean) and faculty; enhances your leadership skills; helps you understand the bigger picture of the university and college; and it looks great on a resume.

All graduate and undergraduatestudents are welcome to join the Healthy Huskies/Student Advisory Committee. Students will be selected for other committees from the pool of students indicating interest. You can serve on both the Healthy Huskies Student Advisory Committee and another College or University committee.

Please check if you would like and would be available to serve on the Healthy/Huskies/Student Advisory Committee for at least the fall semester:
  • Meets 3:00-4:15 p.m. one Monday each month
  • Selects nominees for the Excellence in Teaching and Instructing Awards
  • Selects students for university committees
  • Assists in planning special College projects and events 
  • Promotes the projects and events
  • Serves on school & college grade appeal committees as needed
  • Graduate and undergraduate students are encouraged to participate
Please check other committees that you would like and would be available to serve on for at least the fall semester:
Please check other committees that you would like and would be available to serve on for at least the fall semester:
  • Meets 9 - 11 a.m. every Friday (Fall) and one Friday each month (Spring)
  • Reviews all curicular changes recommended by the departments and schools of the college
  • One graduate and one undergraduate student selected
University Committees
  • Meets 3 - 5 p.m. on the second Wednesday of each month
  • Establishes the educational and academic policies of the university
  • One undergraduate and an alternate are appointed
  • Meets 12:30 - 3 p.m. on the second Thursday of each month
  • Establishes general policies for undergraduate study; coordinates the intercollegiate aspects of undergraduate education; and in consultation with the colleges, determines policy for undergraduate studies, baccalaureate programs and semester-hour requirements for undergraduate majors and minors
  • One undergraduate student appointed by each college
  • Meets Meets 12:30 - 3 p.m. on the third Thursday of each month
  • Monitors and evaluates the university general education program
  • One undergraduate is nominated
  • Meets 1 - 3 p.m. one Monday each month. Specific dates to be determined.
  • Description to be determined.
  • One student appointed by each college
  • Meets 10 a.m. - noon on the first and third Monday of each month
  • Establishes the general policies for graduate study
  • One graduate student is appointed
  • Student will also likely serve on one sub-committee of the Graduate Council
  • Meets 10 - 11 a.m. typically on the last Monday of the month
  • One graduate student appointed from every college
Year in school *

Please email Sandi Splansky ssplansky@niu.edu with any questions.