Your study abroad application is not complete until your School Adviser signs off on your preliminary course plan. Do not wait until the last minute to schedule an appointment with academic adviser(s) and school adviser(s) - calendars fill up quickly.
Students With Declared Weinberg Majors and/or Minors
If you have a declared Weinberg College major or minor, you must meet with your Department Adviser(s) first to discuss your study abroad course plans, as well as complete the Weinberg College Department Approval for Study Abroad form. You will then upload the completed form to your application.
After meeting with your Weinberg Department Adviser(s), meet with your School Adviser (see chart below) to discuss your preliminary course plan, as well as your remaining degree requirements. Your School Adviser will then electronically sign off on your application.
Students Without Declared Weinberg Majors and/or Minors
Meet with your School Adviser (see chart below) to discuss your preliminary course plan, as well as your remaining degree requirements. Your School Adviser will then electronically sign off on your application.
Dual Degree Students
Dual degree students (students receiving degrees from two schools or colleges) must get signatures from both School Advisers.
|College or School||School Adviser(s)|
|Bienen School of Music||Linda Jacobs|
|School of Communication||Communication Sciences & Disorders: Jeannette Ortiz
Communication Studies: Harold Gulley, Sarah Syversen
Performance Studies: Roxane Heinze-Bradshaw
Radio/TV/Film: Catherine Carrigan, Kalisha Cornett, Freda Love Smith
Theatre & Dance: Catherine Carrigan, John Haas, Roxane Heinze-Bradshaw, Justin Zullo
|School of Education & Social Policy||Caitlin Burnett, Shelena Johnson, Meg Kreuser, Susan Olson, Ken Powers|
|McCormick School of Engineering & Applied Science||Jennifer Henry
Review the Engineering Study Abroad Checklist for McCormick student requirements, including the required curriculum petition if you are pursuing technical credits.
|Medill School of Journalism, Media, Integrated Marketing Communications||Joy Fernandez, Daniel MacKenzie, Jessica Scott|
|Northwestern University in Qatar||Nadiyah El-Amin
Students with NU-Q as your home campus.
|Weinberg College of Arts & Sciences||Your Weinberg College Adviser. (To identify your Weinberg College Adviser, log into CAESAR under "Advisers" or contact the WCAS Advising Office.) Call 847-491-8916 or access Inspire (formerly AdviseStream) to schedule your appointment.|