Around Illinois: NIU Summer Camps

Around Illinois: NIU Summer Camps

Northern Illinois University is proud to offer over 80 day and residential summer camps for students entering grades 2nd through 12th grades. These students will get an opportunity to immerse themselves in a field of their choice and experience life on a college campus.

Are your students curious about science, tech or medical fields?

Check out NIU STEM Career camps for high schoolers or STEM Exploration camps for elementary and junior high students. Choose from tracks such as Aerospace Careers, LEGO Waterbotics and Video Game Design.

Are your students interested in exploring creative career paths and meeting new friends who share a passion for the arts?

Check out our Speech, Creative Writing and Filmmaking camps for junior high and high school students, and Music, Theatre and Visual Arts camps from the College of Visual and Performing Arts.

Are your students ready for an immersive camp experience like no other?

At Quarantine: The Summer Camp, they’ll live the book, meet the authors of Quarantine and experience the science and art behind the story.

Find out more about the dozens of different NIU academic and athletic summer camps at