University Resources

University Resources

Campus Ministry Offices

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Campus ministry offices offer a variety of fellowship, worship and counseling opportunities.

Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS)

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Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) offers workshops, 12 free confidential counseling sessions to full-time students, and referrals off-campus for on-going support.

The Family Institute

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The Family Institute is an affiliate of Northwestern University and is located just across the street from the Jacobs Center. They offer a wide range of mental health counseling services to individuals, couples, children and families on a sliding fee scale. (847) 467-7285

How to Find a Building on Campus

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Legal Advising

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Kellogg full-time students are able to take advantage of the Student Legal Services Office which provides an attorney with an office at Northwestern on the Evanston campus.

Libraries

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Northwestern's main library is located on the Evanston campus, just south of the Jacobs Center.  For information on research resources or to set up a consultation with the Business Librarian, please visit the Northwestern University Library site.

Here are some of the online business information resources for the Northwestern University community:
Libguides - gain access to subject and industry guides, global databases and more.
Business Databases - access business databases worldwide.

Norris University Center

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This is NU's Student Union. A variety of services, including the university bookstore, the WildCard Office and Starbucks can be found here. Non-credit classes and outdoor equipment rentals are also offered in Norris.

Northwestern's Campus Security Policy and Crime Statistics

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As provided by the Crime Awareness and Campus Security Act of 1990, now known as the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, you are entitled to request and receive a copy of Northwestern University's Annual Security and Fire Safety Report. This Report includes statistics for the previous three years concerning reported crimes that occurred on campus; in certain off-campus buildings or property owned or controlled by Northwestern University; and on public property within, or immediately adjacent to and accessible from campus. The Report also includes institutional policies concerning campus security, such as policies on drug use, crime prevention, the reporting of crimes, sexual assault, fire safety and other matters. You can obtain a copy of this report by contacting the Northwestern University Police Department Deputy Chief at (847) 491-3256. The report can also be accessed and printed from the University Police website.

Northwestern University International Office

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The International Office provides easy to find and up-to-date information pertaining to students currently in F-1 or J-1 visa status. http://www.northwestern.edu/international/

Northwestern Sports

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To learn more about Northwestern sports teams, their game schedules or how to purchase tickets, please visit NUSports.com.

Reserving Spaces on Campus

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  • To reserve an outdoor location on campus, please submit an Outdoor Event Request form. For questions, please contact Fran Langewisch in the Student Affairs Office. This must be done at least 2 weeks prior to your event.
  • To request space at the Allen Center, please contact Carole Rose at (847) 467-7016 or Christine Breakey at (847) 467-4283.
  • To request space at Wieboldt Hall on the Chicago Campus, please contact Margaret Williams at (312) 503-0410.
  • To reserve the McManus Lounge, please contact a McManus Student Director through the McManus web page.

Sports and Aquatic Center (SPAC)

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Access to the Henry Crown Sports and Aquatic Center is free to students with their WildCards/Student IDs. Spouses of students may purchase a membership at a discounted rate. Information on other athletic and recreation centers on campus and intermural sports can be found on the Department of Athletics and Recreation website.

WildCard Office

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Your WildCard is your Student ID and can also be used for purchases on campus. You may replace a lost Wildcard at Norris Center for $15. (Remember to check the Lost & Found in Student Affairs for lost items before replacing them.)

Women's Center

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Women's Center provides programming, support and confidential counseling to women of the Northwestern community.