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NIU Convocation




Concessions are available at select events. Our concession stands are located in the north and south lobbies. We are a cashless concessions system and except credit, debit and most forms of electronic payments at our concessions windows. We are proud to serve our customers in an easy, efficient and fast-paced environment.

The Convocation Center features Pepsi-Cola products and several popular branded food selections. Sodexo Sports & Leisure is proudly the provider of concessions, catering and hospitality event management services for Northern Illinois Athletics and the Convocation Center. 

Sweet Treats

Have a sweet tooth? For certain events, we open our Dippin' Dots kiosk as well as have Smallcakes - a locally owned cupcakery and ice cream shop from St. Charles, IL.

When the event permits, we sell Miller-Coors alcoholic beverages. Please note that services concludes with 30-minutes left in the event. Patrons are subject to identification.

Work for Sodexo

Are you looking for a fun and exciting way to meet fundraising goals? Volunteering with Sodexo at the Convocation Center is a great way for non-profit groups* to raise money while being in the action! Contact Ryan Willis at for more information.

*non-profit organizations must meet 501c3 and liability insurance requirements.

Menu Items

Our menu includes the main staples:

  • Hot dogs
  • Hamburgers
  • Chicken tenders
  • Pizza
  • French fries
  • Nachos
  • Popcorn

To enhance your food and beverage experience, ask us about our catering guide - 815-752-6800.