Welcome to the International Office

The International Office provides advising services and supportive programs to Northwestern’s international students and scholars.  Read more about our mission, vision & values

Contact Us

Visit Us:
Employees and visitors by appointment only.
Students can use our walk-in hours. Walk-In hours are Monday-Thursday from 10am-1pm and 2-4pm. No appointment necessary.

Evanston Campus: 630 Dartmouth Place

Chicago Campus: 710 N. Lake Shore Drive (Abbott Hall Suite 305)

Phone: 847-491-5613 | Fax: 847-556-6006

Email Address:

Contact an advisor:
Visit our staff directory

NEW Document Shipping with eShipGlobal
Forget your I-20? Need a travel signature? Got mail at IO?
Step 1: Contact your advisor requesting a new document.
Step 2: Create a shipment within eShipGlobal. Specify document type (Ex: I-20, EAD card, receipt notice, etc.)
Step 3: The IO will send the document!

News & Events

IO staff will be at International Student Orientation September 7-9.  Please allow extra time for email responses as we will be busy welcome 1000+ new students and parents!