Innovation Club

The Innovation Club is an inclusive student-led organization welcoming creative thinkers from all corners of campus who are interested in making the world a better place.

The Innovation Club helps NIU students make the most out of every possibility through inspiring connections and an empowering ecosystem. No specific major or skill set required.


Get Involved


Engage with industry experts and entrepreneurs. Learn how your skills and interests align with innovation in different sectors.


Showcase your ideas in pitch competitions and hackathons that offer valuable prizes!

Speaker Series

Discuss technologies, trends, intellectual property, and other issues facing startups and entrepreneurs!

Field Trips

Visit incubation centers like Innovation DuPage, MATTER, MxD, 1871, and laboratories like Argonne National Laboratory!


If you’re interested in joining the Innovation Club, find us on the Huskie Link and hit the Join tab. If you have questions email us at
Join Now via Huskie Link
You can also see what we have been up to by visiting our Instagram @niuinnovationclub.