Campus and Area Resources

Welcome to Northwestern University and the Evanston area. As you get settled, you may need assistance finding area services, University offices, and a community of international visitors like yourself.

Use these webpages, which provide links to a wide array of resources, to navigate your new home.

All About NU: A Resource Guide for International Students

All About NU is a monthly newsletter with more in-depth information on campus resources.  Read our past issues here!

Parent resources

  • Information about school enrollment
  • Northwestern's Community Council for International Students hosts an international student playgroup
  • Links to childcare and family activities in the area

Health and wellness

  • Information about Northwestern's health insurance requirements
  • Links to health services and clinics on campus
  • Links to recreation and fitness centers are located in the Evanston area

Campus offices

  • Links to Human Resources and related offices for employees
  • Links to Northwestern resources that provide student services

Student involvement

  • Links to Northwestern offices that provide student involvement options
  • Suggested international student organizations