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Your Neighborhood Partner

Building a stronger community together

Welcome Neighbors

Northwestern is fortunate to be located in Evanston, one of the best college towns in the country. By working together, Northwestern, the city, the school districts, and many other organizations help make Evanston a strong community and a wonderful home for the University.”

President Morton Schapiro

Northwestern President Morton Schapiro

Working Together

Northwestern promotes partnerships that enhance community and campus life using three strategic and targeted initiatives.

Education, Child and Youth Development

Preparing our community's young people to be lifelong learners.

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Economic and Community Development

Creating economic opportunities and maximizing the University’s financial impact.

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Health and Public Safety

Working with the community to build a safe campus and neighborhood.
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News

Northwestern, 'Rebuilding Together' Draws University Volunteers to Help Families in Need

Northwestern University’s Facilities Management department, in collaboration with the University’s Office of Neighborhood and Community Relations and the City of Evanston, undertook a variety of projects Saturday to repair the homes of families in need. Read the story on Northwestern Now.