Electronic Research Administration at NIU (InfoEd)

NIU utilizes electronic Research Administration (eRA) systems, to enter, track, and monitor all facets of research at NIU. Please note that these systems rely on pop-ups, so you may need to turn off your pop-up blocker (especially when using Chrome).

All support requests should be sent to erahelp@niu.edu.

General Information for InfoEd

Sponsored Programs Administration

Research Compliance, Integrity and Safety

Internal Competitions

Login Information

  • NIU faculty and staff:  Click InfoEd's eResearch Portal  to login using your NIU credentials.
  • NIU students: Click InfoEd's eResearch Portal to login using your NIU credentials. Please note, if you are employed by the university, your login should be your employee account (A-ID). All other students should use their student account (Z-ID). If you receive a message that Account is not found, please contact erahelp@niu.edu to have your profile created or updated.
  • Non-NIU Affiliates: Click login, enter your username and password, click sign in.

Need further assistance? Email erahelp@niu.edu