Info for First-Years

Student Life Resources

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  • NU Help
    University resources and services for NU students and share concern for a student
  • Center for Student Involvement
    Questions regarding student organizations, involvement, Freshman Emerging Leaders Program (FELP)
  • Counseling and Psychological Services
    Stress management clinics, counseling services, wellness and performance enhancement workshops
  • Health Promotion and Wellness
    Services include areas of alcohol and other drug use, sexual health, and sexual violence prevention
  • Health Services
    Services that are medical in nature
  • Multicultural Student Affairs
    Areas of support (including student organizations) for students who identify as African-American, Asian/Asian-American, Hispanic/Latino, and/or Lesbian, Gay, Bi-Sexual, Transgender (LGBT)
  • Residential Services
    For students living in on-campus residences
  • SafeRide
    Information on the safe and free service that provides an alternative to walking alone after dark
  • Services for Students with Disabilities
    Students with disabilities (including hidden medical and diagnosed psychological conditions, learning disabilities, AD/HD, and others) 
  • Student Conduct and Conflict Resolution
    Questions regarding University policies, the Student Code of Conduct and formal conduct procedures
  • Northwestern Career Advancement
    Career counselors and advisors work with students from the start of their time at Northwestern through graduation to help them connect academic and co-curricular experiences to professional opportunities.

Academic Support Resources

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