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Area Desks

Area Desks provide staff support 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Located at 560 Lincoln, Allison, Sargent, and Willard, the desks are a hub of activity for residential students. The desks are a hub of activity for residential students. Residents can obtain temporary keys (see Keys) if they are locked out, submit requests to fix broken keys, complete room changes and express check-outs, rent various amenities (vacuums, sports equipment, etc.), and ask general questions to a Residential Services employee or Community Service Officer (CSO). The person working the desk can also connect you to personnel serving on duty for emergency situations.

South Area Desk at Allison

847-467-5800
SouthAreaDesk@northwestern.edu

Students living in the following buildings use Allison as their area desk:

Northeast Area Desk at Sargent

847-467-5801
NortheastAreaDesk@northwestern.edu

Students living in the following buildings use Sargent as their area desk:

North Area Desk at 560 Lincoln

847-467-5802
NorthAreaDesk@northwestern.edu

 Students living in the following buildings use 560 Lincoln as their area desk:

Southwest Area Desk at Willard

847-491-2341
SouthwestAreaDesk@northwestern.edu

Students living in the following buildings use Willard as their area desk: