Northwestern Campus Life

Campus Highlight
Campus HousingYes (Capacity: 3,977)
Meal PlanYes (Cost: $6,526)
Religious AffiliationNot Affiliated
NCAABig Ten Conference

Northwestern Campus Housing and Meal Plan

Northwestern University offers campus housing (college-owned, operated, or affiliated) and it's total dormitory capacity is 3,977 (approximately 17.60 % students are living in the housing facilities). The average room & board charge for academic year 2021-2022 is $16,626. In addition, the school has meal plans for all students and the average charge for the meal plans is $6,526 annually.

Special Learning Opportunities

Northwestern University offers the online degrees and courses for graduate programs. It provides the ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings. Next table summarizes the special learning opportunities at Northwestern University for academic year 2019-2020.
Special Learning Opportunities at Northwestern University
Online Degree ProgramGraduate
Online Course
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:3,977)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $6,526)

On-Campus Student Services

Northwestern University provides number of student services including academic/career counseling & wellness, employment for students and placement services for completers. It has own libraries on its campus. Next table lists student services provided at Northwestern University to its attendants.
Student Services at Northwestern University
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students' children
Library facilities at institution

Sports Teams and Athletic Information At Northwestern University

Northwestern University is a member of National Athletic Association (NAA) and National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). Next table describes sports and athletic information at Northwestern University campus.
Sports and Athletic Information
Northwestern University
Baseball310Big Ten Conference
Basketball1316Big Ten Conference
Fencing030NCAA Division I-A
Field Hockey024NCAA Division I-A
Football1060Big Ten Conference
Golf88NCAA Division I-A
Lacrosse035NCAA Division I-A
Soccer2632NCAA Division I-A
Softball023NCAA Division I-A
Swimming and Diving2529NCAA Division I-A
Tennis910NCAA Division I-A
Track and Field, X-Country025NCAA Division I-A
Volleyball016NCAA Division I-A
Wrestling220NCAA Division I-A

Veterans Benefits at Northwestern University

Northwestern University has programs, benefits, and services to veterans, military service members, and/or their families. You can check more information about veterans benefits at school's veterans webpage .
Veterans Benefits at Northwestern University
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Service members Opportunity Colleges

Special Facts about Northwestern University

Northwestern University is an institution that opens to general public. It is not affiliated with any religion. The school offers medical degree while it does not have its own hospital. Next table shows additional and special facts about Northwestern University.
Additional Characteristics at Northwestern University
Religious AffiliationNot applicable
Historical Black School
Tribal School
Has Hospital
Offer Medical Degree

Academic Library Stats

Northwestern University has a library system that has 2 library branches and 4,522,153 physical, digital, and electronic books. Next table shows the statistics related to the academic libraries that Northwestern University has.
Academic Library Stats
Northwestern University
Number of Physical Books2,546,344
Number of Digital/Electronic Books1,975,809
Number of Digital/Electronic Databases960
Number of Physical Media373,705
Total Physical Library Collections (books and media)3,020,950
Total Electronic Library Collections (books and media)2,333,246
Total Physical Library Circulations (books and media)108,234
Total Electronic Library Circulations (books and media)3,240,606
Number of Branches and Independent Libraries2
Preservation ServiceNot Support