Northwestern and Chile
Northwestern University offers its students and faculty various exchange opportunities in Spain. Our partnerships in Spain take different forms including study abroad, language programs and professional development.
|Partner Institution||Partner Type & Sponsor|
|Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile|
|Universidad Diego Portales|
|Universidad San Sebastián|
Units and Groups
Department of Spanish and PortugueseThe Department of Spanish and Portuguese blends a community of scholars, whose strong research interests range across Spanish, Latin American, and Brazilian literature and cultures, and a community of instructors, who are dedicated to teaching a strong culture-based language program.
Latin American and Caribbean Studies (LACS) ClusterThe LACS cluster at The Graduate School (TGS) is one of the first initiatives in the country to offer a formal structure for interdisciplinary training in Latin American and Caribbean studies. The LACS cluster makes it possible for affiliated students to develop connections with Northwestern's exceptionally strong and interdisciplinary faculty base.
Andean Cultures and HistoriesThe Andean Cultures and Histories working group (ACH) seeks to enrich research and teaching at Northwestern in humanistic and social scientific inquiry related to the Andes and the adjacent Pacific Ocean and
Latin American Student Alliance
Graduate Student Association for Latino and Spanish Activities
Alianza - The Latinx Student Alliance
La Unidad Latina, Lambda Upsilon Lambda Fraternity
Association of Latino Professionals for America
Northwestern students from Chile vastly enrich our campus and education, and Northwestern students who elect to study in Chile get a taste of its culture there and can bring it back to campus.
- 13 Northwestern students in Chile:
- 1 Undergraduate
- 12 Graduate
- 26 students from Chile at Northwestern:
- 2 Undergraduate
- 20 Masters
- 4 Doctorate
~270Northwestern alumni are based in Chile.
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Due to the irregularities in student mobility because of the COVID-19 pandemic, this webpage contains data from the 2018-2019 academic year. All other information is up-to-date as of November 2020. For questions or comments about the information listed here, please contact Janka Pieper, Director of Communications.