Student Organizations


Student Organizations

AKD Honor Society

Alpha Kappa Delta International Sociology Honor Society

A non-secret, democratic, international society of scholars dedicated to the ideal of investigating humanity for the purpose of service. 

Read about NIU-AKD

AKD's Official Website


American Correctional Association, NIU Chapter

NIU-ACA is a student organization at Northern Illinois University dedicated to exploring issues in criminal justice, especially corrections.

ACA site >>


Sociology Student Advisory Council

SSAC is the Student Sociology Club.  The club meets regularly throughout the year and is the official voice of sociology students to the department and NIU.  The club typically helps organize a community service project each year and helps coordinate Sociology Week and other student-centered activities. Simon Weffer, Director of Undergraduate Studies, supervises club activities.