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The Evanston and Chicago campuses span 265 acres. We aim to keep our campuses, including Lake Michigan, as healthy as possible.

Preserving campus green space

Since its founding, Northwestern University has preserved and maintained natural green space in the campus landscape. Today, we work to preserve these natural spaces by:

Limiting impact on Lake Michigan

beach on lake michiganOur proximity to Lake Michigan is one of our campuses greatest assets. Our goal is to limit any impact we may have on this important body of water. This includes:

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