AIRPORT PICK UP

New Northern Illinois University students,

We are so happy to know that you have connected with us for your travels to your destination of NIU. Friends of Network of Nations are waiting, and preparing for your arrival here to Dekalb, Illinois even while you read this.

Network of Nations is a community which works collectively to have cross cultural communication and fosters friendships to build bridges of community. Network of Nations volunteers have been providing transportation to brand new International students for many years. We also have weekly dinners, outings & events, and meeting certain needs while at NIU.

By signing up below, you can experience the peace that comes with being welcomed to the United States by a friend of Network of Nations who volunteers to bring you safely to Norther Illinois University. We look forward to welcoming you into the Network of Nations family. It is our hope that we can assist you in your exploration of your new surroundings, culture, and becoming at ease with your new community.

Your Airport pick up request will be answered within a couple of days.  We will give you clear instructions by email.

Please Note: 

  • There is a fee of $40 for this service to help cover related expenses.
  • Airport Pickup is open only to Newly Arriving International Students.
  • Due to logistics, we do not have the opportunity for pickup on Sundays, Christmas Eve (Dec. 24), Christmas Day (Dec. 25), New Year’s Eve (Dec. 31) and New Year’s Day (Jan. 1). If there is a conflict, reach out to us by email at airport@networkofnations.org.

IT IS ABSOLUTELY ESSENTIAL THAT YOU COMMIT TO CHECKING YOUR EMAIL REGULARLY UNTIL YOU ARRIVE. WE WILL USE EMAIL TO COMMUNICATE VITAL TRAVEL INFORMATION TO YOU.