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Northwestern University

633 Clark St, Evanston, IL 60208-0001
+1 847-491-3741
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633 Clark St, Evanston, IL 60208-0001
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Reviewed 24 July 2016

Don't miss visiting this unusual beautiful setting of this world class university. Visit the island.

Thank jeannem80
Reviewed 21 July 2016

The Northwestern Univertsity Trail (NUT) is 1 of 45 bike trails/paths in Chicagoland. I am visiting a friend who resides in south central Evanston just 1 block north of Chicago's northern city limits. From Ridge Ave I rode east on Howard St to Howard Beach...More

1  Thank SMLeek69
Reviewed 18 July 2016

This is a beautiful campus on the lake. Major construction is currently underway but still walkable. Facilities are excellent.

Thank mikel12323
Reviewed 17 July 2016

We were very impressed with our tour of Northwestern and of the brand new visitor's center. In addition, there is a new music building being finished which will house many great concerts, I'm sure. For the community, there's a great bike, jogging and walking path...More

Thank 3Natsfans
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

We were here while one of our teens did a Pre College Program this summer and were very impressed with Northwestern. The campus is beautiful and the facilities were amazing. If you are just having a look around be sure to check out the Arts...More

1  Thank danielstravelof4
Reviewed 12 July 2016

We visited because my husband was once a graduate student here. It has changed a lot since then, bigger and better. Lovely grounds and lake shore walk.

Thank Flight2012
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

Northwestern is a picturesque campus on the edge of Lake Michigan. A truly gorgeous university, with outstanding academic programs. Their School of Engineering has excellent networks with industry, providing lots of 'real world' experience for students.

Thank Dr_C_and_E
Reviewed 3 July 2016

Masters of Engineering Management ceremony: Organized, fun, on time. Banquet following: Spectacular!

Thank 211beckyi
Reviewed 29 June 2016

This campus is full of history and grace. Visit the Deering Library for a look at Hogwarts come alive.

Thank Deeringfish
Reviewed 27 June 2016

There are very few Universities on a Lake. There is so much to do from walking the beautiful campus to spending time in Evanston's downtown area. There is a lot of building going on to update the area and a new fitness center (state of...More

Thank kenapastore
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Edouardo A
How can i procceed to be a student in the university.?
1 September 2016|
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Response from capizfamily | Reviewed this property |
Contact Northwestern University at (847)-491-3741 Evanston campus or (312) 503-8649 Chicago campus.
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heard6
We are heading up with our son to visit Northwestern and wondering if there is easy public transportation from Evanston into Chicago or if we'll have to drive if we want to go into the city.
12 April 2016|
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Response from FromAway67 | Reviewed this property |
We did public transportation. From Midway, you can transfer from the orange line to the purple line, but the purple only runs all the way to downtown from Evanston during am and pm peaks. If it is off peak you take the... More
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ladyontheroad
While we're visiting Chicago we want to visit the campus. If we're taking the L or a bus from downtown , which is the best stop to use for the main part of campus? i can't tell which is the primary entrance.
14 October 2015|
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Response from KelloggTraveler | Reviewed this property |
Steve D. gave a good answer. It's a nice walk through the Evanston neighborhood to the campus. Downtown Evanston is worth a visit as well.
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