Friday, September 13  

Fall Fest

Online registration will close Thursday, September 12 at 10 a.m.  

Sponsored by the Northeastern Programming Board.

Location: Main Campus, University Commons and Parking Lot J
Time: 4-10 p.m. 

  • Live performances  
  • Outdoor games including inflatables, face painting, Hawaiian artist, balloonists and more
  • Vendors
  • Beer garden
  • Food provided by A'viands, NEIU's campus dining service 

Music Lineup: 

The Breakfast Club
DJ Perry Donta'e
The Pack Drumline  
Grammy Award-winning recording artist T-Pain

T-Pain's concert will take place in Parking Lot J (outside of The Nest) from 7 to 9 p.m. 

Registering for the event does not guarantee entry as we are close to max capacity for Lot J. Please arrive early to ensure entry.

Parking
Parking fees at all Main Campus lots will be temporarily lifted during the events. There is limited street parking available.

Directions / Ride Share
We are expecting a high number of guest for Fall Fest. Consider using Uber or Lyft to the main campus. The pick-up / drop-off address is 3621 W. Bryn Mawr Avenue, Chicago, IL 60625. For directions and information on using public transportation, click here


Entrance to the Fall Fest is free; food will be available for purchase.  

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Biennial Juried Alumni Art Exhibition

Location: Fine Arts Center Gallery, Fine Arts Building
Time: Opening reception 6-9 p.m.

A juried exhibition of work in all media created by NEIU alumni who graduated with a major or minor in Studio Art. Exhibit runs through Sept. 20.

Millicent Kennedy, Juror
Alumna, M.F.A. 

Exhibiting Artists
Eduardo Caballero, Eric Cortez, Christopher Craddock, Edgar Cruz, Kevin Foy, Jeanette Freeman, Alex Galvan, Eloise Heinrich, Kate Kapolnek, Kenneth Klopack, Eric Kraybill, Stephanie Polakowski, Katrina Ramirez, Jean Sanno, Eric Seaborg, Xing Yi Tang, Rabia Tayyabi and Kristin Wilkens.

Saturday, September 14 

Golden Eagle PICNIC

Location: University Commons
Time: 11 a.m.-3 p.m.

Registration is $10 per person. Online registration will close Thursday, September 12 at 10 a.m.  
(Free to NEIU students and children under 12.) 

Join us for a picnic on the University Commons with fellow alumni and their families, students, parents, faculty and staff. Who should attend? Alumni and their families, current students and parents, Northeastern faculty and staff. Everyone is welcome! 

Come for the food, stay for the fun! We have tons of outdoor activities including a balloonist, caricature artist, bouncy house inflatables, you name it.   

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Host a table at the picnic


Additional activities

Poetry … and Pancakes!
B Courtyard (near the pergola)
9-11 a.m.
Come for the pancakes and stay for the poetry. Featuring NEIU alumni Ashley Miranda and Sara Matson. This fun breakfast is free and sponsored by the English Department. 

2019 La Copa Tournament 
NEIU's P.E. Complex Soccer Field 
9 a.m.-noon
Register online.
The event is free and open to the NEIU community. Limited spots available.
Contact Dear Aunaetitrakul at v-aunaetitrakul@neiu.edu for more information.  

3v3 Tournament
P.E. Complex – Main Gym
11 a.m. registration; noon tourney start
Register online or at the event.
Co-ed basketball tournament – 3v3. Registration fee is $10 per team. Prizes will be awarded to first place and runner-up teams. The activity is sponsored by the NEIU Health & Physical Education Student Organization.

Let’s Glow Crazy at Homecoming
NEIU Alumni Hall
6-10 p.m.
It’s a Glow Down Dance Party sponsored by the NEIU Black Caucus. I.D. required. Free for NEIU students. Guests pay $5 at the door. This fun event includes “Swagga DJ AJ,” glow bar, beverages, food and dancing.


Parking
Parking fees at all Main Campus lots will be temporarily lifted during the events. There is limited street parking available.

Directions / Ride Share
We are expecting a high number of guest for Fall Fest. Consider using Uber or Lyft to the main campus. The pick-up / drop-off address is 3621 W. Bryn Mawr Avenue, Chicago, IL 60625. For directions and information on using public transportation, click here


Travel and Discounts

Purchase NEIU Spirit Wear! 

Stop by the NEIU Bookstore, Follett, and get your NEIU spirit apparel. NEIU alumni receive a 10% discount on select items.

Northeastern books, pennants and cups sit on a table.

Store Hours

Monday-Thursday: 8:30 a.m.-7 p.m.
Friday: 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m.
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed


Special alumni discounts on travel! 

Take advantage of your NEIUAA membership benefits to make your travel arrangements for NEIU Weekend 2019. Access your alumni car rental and hotel discounts. 


Enjoy additional discounts in the city! 

Check out additional alumni discounts available through the Perks program - dining and business savings at Chicago area businesses through Perks Connect.


Campus map and directions

NEIU Weekend 2019 Registration and Pricing

A group of more than 100 people stand together for a photo holding "150" balloons.

NEIU Weekend 2019 Pricing 

 

Fall Fest

Complimentary (cash food and bar) 

Golden Eagle Picnic

$10 (Free for NEIU students and children under 12) 

Register Now