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Emergency Notifications

Dear NLU Community,

The NLU Security Council is pleased to announce the launch of a new “NLU Emergency Notification Service”, which will be used to contact you in the case of a University emergency.

The best available number has been pre-entered. If you wish to add any additional numbers, or change your primary number, follow the directions below. Once you register your preferences for the service, you will be able to receive emergency messages from NLU in any or all of following formats:

  • Voice (any or all of: home phone, cell phone, work phone)
  • Text message (via SMS text messaging)
  • Email (using a personal email address of your choice)

Should an emergency ever arise, you will receive updates via all of the message formats for which you have registered. In order to register your preferences, please follow the instructions below.

Though we do not recommend that you do so, you may opt out of the Emergency Notification System simply by removing the Emergency Notification Address and Phone entry in NLU Self-Service through the portal. See instructions below.

In order to ensure your privacy, any phone information that you provide for use by the Emergency Notification Service will not be used for any other purpose, by NLU or anyone else. In addition, we would like to assure you that the service will only be used in situations which require urgent communication to the NLU Community. We plan to test the Notification Service once per academic year, so any charges that you incur from receiving text messages or cell phone calls should be minimal.

Please take the time now to update your contact information so that we may communicate with you in case of an emergency.

Steps to Review and Update Emergency Contact Information

  1. Log onto the portal at MY.NL.EDU
  2. Click on the My Services tab
  3. Click on the NLU Self Service link
  4. Click on the Personal Information link
  5. To View information click on the View Address(es) and Phone(es)
  6. To Update information click on the Update Address(es) and Phone(es)
  7. Click on Current.
  8. To Update the Primary contact number enter that data here.
    Note: Extensions are not supported!

  9. To Insert or Update additional emergency contact numbers, such as a business, or mobile or text number select the type and enter the number.
    Note: Extensions are not supported!
  10. Then press the submit button

All emergency contact phone data will be used only for the NLU Emergency Notification system.

How to Update your HOME Email Address on MY.NL.EDU

  1. Log onto the portal at MY.NL.EDU
  2. Click on the My Services tab
  3. Then click on the NLU Self Service link
  4. Then click on the Personal Information link
  5. Then to Update your HOME email address click on the Update E-mail Address(es) link
  6. Click your HOME email address
  7. Enter your HOME email information and any comments related to the email address
  8. Then press the Submit button

Steps to Remove Emergency Contact Information

  1. Click on the My Services tab
  2. Click on the NLU Self Service link
  3. Click on the Personal Information link
  4. To Delete information click on the Update Address(es) and Phone(es)

  5. Click on Current under the Emergency Notification section
  6. To Delete check the Delete This Address Check box
  7. Then press the submit button

If you have any additional questions regarding the Emergency Notification system, please feel free to contact the helpdesk.

Locations
  • CHICAGO DOWNTOWN CAMPUS

    NLU’s Chicago campus on South Michigan Avenue occupies five floors of the historic Peoples Gas Building. This landmark building, across the street from the Art Institute of Chicago and Grant Park, is easily accessible by train, bus and car and is surrounded by restaurants, parking lots/garages and shops.

    122 S. Michigan Avenue
    Chicago, IL 60603
    (888) 658.8632
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  • ELGIN

    Conveniently located in a fast-growing business district off I-90 and Route 31, NLU Elgin features 10 classrooms with high-tech media equipment; a computer lab with high-speed Internet access; two conference rooms; and comfortable student lounges. Parking is free at this recently remodeled and upgraded teaching site, which now includes wireless Internet access.

    620 Tollgate Road
    Elgin, IL 60123
    (888) 658.8632
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  • NORTH SHORE

    Opened in the summer of 2006, NLU North Shore at Skokie is a state-of-the-art modern campus located just off the Edens Expressway near the Old Orchard Shopping Center. The campus includes 44 wireless classrooms equipped with high-tech media equipment; four computer labs with high-speed Internet access, including a walk-in lab in the library; six conference rooms; a public café for beverages and snacks; a student welcome center; a library for research and study; and multiple, comfortable student lounge areas.

    5202 Old Orchard Road
    Skokie, IL 60077
    (888) 658.8632
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  • LISLE

    Located just minutes from the East-West Tollway (I-88), NLU Lisle features 42 wireless classrooms equipped with high-tech media equipment; four computer labs with high-speed Internet access, including a separate walk-in lab in the library; a café for beverages and snacks; a student welcome center; a library for research and study; conference rooms; and six comfortable student lounge areas with wireless access.

    850 Warrenville Road
    Lisle, IL 60532
    (888) 658.8632
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  • WHEELING

    Located in one of Chicago's major northwest suburbs, the newly renovated NLU Wheeling includes 20 classrooms with high-tech media equipment, four conference rooms, four computer labs with high-speed Internet access, large student lounge areas with wireless capabilities and interactive video capabilities, and an extensive research library. The site also houses the university library research collection.

    1000 Capitol Drive
    Wheeling, IL 60090
    (888) 658.8632
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  • FLORIDA (TAMPA)

    Established in 1988 and located in one of Tampa's major business districts, NLU's Florida Regional Center serves students in 13 counties in central Florida. In addition to its classrooms, the National Louis University Tampa Regional Center features a computer lab, student lounges, and conference room.

    5110 Sunforest Drive, Suite 102
    Tampa, FL 33634
    (800) 366.6581
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