Holmes Student Center has 74 guest rooms for overnight
rooms are equipped with either twin, queen, or king beds, color
television with remote, coffeemakers, air conditioning,
private bath and shower facilities, ironing boards, blow dryers,
micro refrigerators (upon request), and dvd players (upon request).
We will book adjoining rooms or suites upon request.
Four of the rooms are equipped to accommodate the
needs of a physically handicapped person.
We also offer two one-room executive suites and one two-room executive
suite. The two-room executive suite offers a living and dining room.
individuals or as groups, the following are entitled to
use Holmes Student Center Guest Rooms.
may contact the Guest Rooms Office directly or may make
reservations through the Alumni Office and receive a
10% discount during their stay at the guest rooms.
attending conferences are encouraged to stay at the
Parents of Students—Parents
of NIU students are urged to use the guest rooms.
Students are encouraged to contact the Guest
Rooms Desk to make reservations for parents.
guest rooms may be used by people who represent companies
interviewing students on campus for future employment,
speakers and performing artists, special guests of the
university such as visitors from around the world and
those who are conducting business with the university.
Athletic Teams—All visiting athletic teams
are encouraged to use the guest room facilities.
Arrangements for use may be made directly by
coaches, through NIU Intercollegiate Athletic Offices,
or teams may contact the Guest Rooms Office directly
to personally reserve rooms.
Use and Guest of Students—NIU students and
their guests are permitted the use of the guest rooms.
The student shall be responsible for guest room
payment should payment not be made by the guest.
general public is always welcome and may contact the
Guest Rooms Office for personal reservations not relating
to university business as they would at any public hotel.