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What makes us unique is what makes us Northwestern.

Northwestern's History

Our Mission

Northwestern is committed to excellent teaching, innovative research and the personal and intellectual growth of its students in a diverse academic community.

Facts & Figures


12schools and colleges

21,000total enrolled students

3,334full-time faculty members

19intercollegiate athletic teams

500+student organizations and clubs

An International Focus

Find global opportunities as diverse as our community.

Campus News

Stay up-to-date on all of our news and achievements.

Willie the Wildcat at College Gameday

University Publications

Student Journalism

Our students create content for online, print and broadcast outlets.

students at the radio station

Our Community

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