School of Nursing & Health Studies (NUHS) - NIU - College of Health & Human Sciences

School of Nursing & Health Studies (NUHS)

Nursing and Health Studies

1240 Normal Rd., DeKalb, IL 60115
Nursing Phone: (815) 753-1231
Nursing E-mail:

Public Health/Health Education:
Wirtz Hall 235
DeKalb, IL 60115
PHHE Phone: (815) 753-1384
PHHE E-mail:

NursingPublic HealthHealth Education

School of Nursing & Health Studies (NUHS)

The School of Nursing and Health Studies at Northern Illinois University combines three strong programs to form a school which is energized by the research and teaching opportunities presented by nursing, public health, and health education programs.

Through its location, about an hour west of Chicago, NIU is well situated to attract and retain outstanding faculty researchers and well qualified students from the Northern Illinois region.


  • The Donna Munroe Memorial Award:  A scholarship award has been established in honor of Dr. Munroe. Contributions to the Donna Munroe Memorial Award can be made to Northern Illinois University Foundation c/o Christine Radtke, director of Major Gifts, 138 Altgeld Hall, DeKalb, IL 60115.
    • Make checks payable to NIU Foundation and note Munroe Award in the memo.
    • For more information, call (815) 753-1390 or email

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