Total Enrollment: 20,534
Institution Size: 10,000 - 19,999
Campus Setting: Urban
Religious Affiliation: Not applicable
Highest Degree Offered: Doctoral and first-professional
School Calendar Type: Quarter
Total Undergrad Enrollment: 9,549
Total Grad Enrollment: 10,985
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I think Northwestern University is a great choice for a strong academic performer that is seeking a "work hard, play hard" college experience. Northwestern has a nice balance of the two. As a...
Admission at Northwestern is challenging. They require very high SATs and ACTs, a strong academic record (GPA) and lots of extracurricular activities
It has superb academics. Students receive a top quality education. I would go again, I would send my children there, and I would hire its graduates.
Social life tends to be dominated by the Greek systme to the detriment of those who do not wish to pledge a fraternity/sorority.
Northwestern provides you with the most opportunities you will ever find in one place. The chances to learn, be a research assistant, and get really into your classes are plentiful. Even more...
The amazingness doesn't come at a low cost. Northwestern is expensive and gives out no merit scholarships. Since absolutely everyone you meet is great at something, theres always a competitiveness...
Every student at this school needs Laptop with good wireless access.
Another awesome thing is Evanston is the best suburb ever, and SO close to Chicago.