College of Health and Human Sciences

Protecting the Pack

Our top priority at NIU is the health and well-being of our campus community. In response to the rapidly changing developments related to the COVID-19 pandemic, here's how we're Protecting the Pack.

Academic Advising

Do you have a question about CHHS academic advising? Read the frequently asked questions.

Preparing Health and Human Science Professionals for the Future

Are you ready to change lives in profound ways? You’ve come to the right place. The College of Health and Human Sciences provides the background necessary for your career journey.

Programs in our five schools: Allied Health and Communicative Disorders, Family and Consumer Sciences, Health Studies, Interdisciplinary Health Professions and Nursing, as well as Military Science, Ph.D. in Health Sciences and Gerontology, are built on a foundation of teaching, research and service that extends beyond the classroom into the community.

Your success begins here.

Message from the Dean

Read a welcome message from Dean Beverly Henry.



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College of Health and Human Sciences
Wirtz Hall 227
The Dean's Office is open for face-to-face meetings by appointment only.

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Tell Us About Your Accomplishments

We welcome you to share your accomplishments with us by completing the CHHS accomplishment survey. We are proud of our community and thank you for sharing your contributions with us.

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