Learn more about the University’s approach to instructional spaces, meetings and events, visitors to campus and programming for minors.
Instructional Space Guidelines
While classes remain largely remote for Summer 2021, Northwestern plans to return to in-person instruction in Fall 2021. Unvaccinated members of the Northwestern community will need to take health precautions when on campus, including use of the Symptom Tracker app and face coverings indoors.
Meeting and Event GuidelinesVisitor Guidelines
Gatherings, Meetings & Events
Given the current status of the State of Illinois’ reopening plans, Northwestern permits the hosting of events, provided that participants observe the applicable health and safety guidelines on matters such as masking.
Minor Programming Guidelines
Activities for Minors
Programs and activities for minors not enrolled at Northwestern, including pre-college students, must align with the Minors at Northwestern Policy as well as all relevant COVID-19 related health and safety protocols. Remote delivery and in-person day programming may be offered for this population. Residential or overnight programming is not permitted.