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A Guide to Northwestern's Wellness, Safety & Crisis Resources

Get Help for Someone Else

The Administrator on Call (AOC) assists students and University community members who need counsel and guidance, especially in a crisis situation. The AOC ensures that students in distress receive appropriate referrals and levels of support. 

If you have a concern about a Northwestern student, or if you have experienced a concern for which a Northwestern student is responsible, you can share them with us by filling out one of our reporting forms.

  • 847.491.8430
  • 847.467.3022 (after hours)
  • 601 University Pl
    Lower Level

Featured Resources

Safety & Security

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Safety & Security

Northwestern’s safety services are here to support you, including our peer-to-peer safety app NUGuardiancampus shuttlesSafety Escorts program and Safe Ride, a nighttime rideshare service for students walking alone on the Evanston campus. 

Academic Help

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Academic Support & Learning Advancement

Academic Support and Learning Advancement (ASLA) is Northwestern's student learning support center. It offers a suite of programs designed to help undergraduates succeed in STEM and social science courses, and to refine their study strategies and approaches.

Student News & Events

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PawPrint Newsletter
The PawPrint is a newsletter and website that covers weekly news, updates and events for Northwestern students. Visit often for wellness programming, ways to get involved, things to do, and academic and career support.