Welcome to Academic Services & Student Development

We offer an array of support programs and services to student athletes with the following goals:

  • Services will be comprehensive and integrated with University resources
  • Student-athletes will be empowered to achieve academic success and balance demands of athletic participation and college life.
  • Student-athletes will embrace individual responsibility and personal integrity.
  • Student-athletes will be well prepared for successful life after college.

Northwestern is proud of its 97 percent graduation success rate for student-athletes. Our annual rate consistently ranks number one or two in the nation among Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS) schools.