First Destination Study Highlights

About the Study

This report represents data from 1,707 (79%) members of the undergraduate Class of 2015. 2,159 undergraduate students graduated in Fall 2014, Winter 2015, Spring 2015, and Summer 2015, according to the University Registrar.

Complete Report

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Handout - Highlights

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Information about the first destination of the undergraduate class of 2015 was collected from the following sources:

Primary sources for data include:

The 2015 Post-Graduation Survey conducted by Northwestern Career Advancement between November 2015 and January 2016

Secondary sources for data include:

The National Student Clearinghouse

The Association of American Medical Colleges Advisor Information System database (Health Professions Advising) and the Law School Admission Council’s 2014 – 2015 Prelaw Advisor Action Reports

Three Northwestern undergraduate schools and the Department of Athletics