About Northwestern University
Founded in 1851, Northwestern University is one of the leading private research and teaching universities in the United States. With campuses in Chicago and Evanston, Illinois, and Doha, Qatar, Northwestern has twelve schools and colleges and an enrollment of approximately 21,000 students.
Northwestern is recognized both nationally and internationally for the quality of its educational programs at all levels. U.S. News & World Report consistently ranks the University’s undergraduate programs among the best in the country.
Northwestern is committed to identifying and implementing ways to create and support a diverse and inclusive community. The University strives for a community that fosters personal and intellectual growth by bringing together faculty, students, and staff from different backgrounds and perspectives to engage in a mutual exchange of ideas and experiences.
Through innovative teaching and pioneering research, Northwestern creates a highly collaborative environment that exceeds traditional academic expectations. The University fosters intellectual, personal, and professional growth through innovative learning and an unrivaled student experience.