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Title: Northwestern University: Programs, Requirements, and Deadlines (1)

Northwestern University Programs, Requirements,
and Deadlines
  • Northwestern is a private university located in
    Evanston, Illinois. Its campuses are based in
    Chicago and Doha, Qatar, and programs in
    Washington and San Francisco. Innovative
    research, brilliant teaching, a comprehensive
    intellectual growth of students are those things
    that help NU to stand out from other universities.

  • NU has 12 schools and colleges 3 incredible
    campuses 21, 000 students 19 athletic
    teams More than 500 student groups and
    organizations 649.7 million in sponsored
    research per year.

  • Northwestern University offers a wide range of
    undergraduate, graduate and professional
    programs. Students can choose from a huge number
    of options the one which meets their academic
    goals. Detailed information about each program
    you can find on its official website.

Undergraduate programs
  • Anthropology History Chemistry Biological
    Studies Communication Studies Computer
    Studies Dance Economics English, French,
    German, Italian, Spanish Journalism Legal
    Studies Mathematics Music Studies
    Neuroscience Philosophy, etc.

Graduate programs
  • Analytics Art Theory and Practice
    Biotechnology Coaching Computer Engineering
    Creative Writing Documentary Media
    Entrepreneurship Finance Gender Studies
    Global Health Linguistics Media, Technology,
    and Society Musicology Project Management,

Professional programs
  • Business Administration Advance Accounting
    Clinical Research Data Science Engineering
    Design and Innovation Global Business
    Governance Programs Human Resources
    Leadership Marital and Family Therapy Math in
    Business Pre-medicine Programming Web
    Development Robotics
  • Dont forget to write a personal statement to
    stand out from other applicants!

  • If youre sure that Northwestern is your best
    option, consider applying under an Early Decision
    plan. Candidates whove chosen this variant are
    more valuable and preferable in the eyes of the
    admissions. Such students in such a way show
    their huge interest in studying in Northwestern
    and as a result, hold a better position in the
    overall ranking. Besides, having a flawless
    Northwestern personal statement youll
    significantly boost your chances of being

  • October 15
  • Registering online for an audition (for
    candidates to the Bienen School of Music).
  • October (Testing)
  • Applicants must have their SAT Reasoning Test and
    send the results to the university. Be prepared
    to personal statement writing.

  • November 1
  • Applicants must submit Common Application (dont
    forget about Why Northwestern essay), secondary
    school report (it consists of transcript, teacher
    and counselor letter of recommendation), test
    grades, Early Decision agreement and an
    obligatory application payment.

  • December 15
  • Admission Decision if youve been accepted, and
    your family has provided CSS Profile, youll be
    informed about financial details.
  • February 1
  • Enrollment decision you need to confirm your
    place by submitting tuition and housing deposits.
    Having a successful SoP for MS in computer
    science youll get this stage for sure!

  • You must apply to one of the 6 Northwestern
    schools. The point is that Northwestern use the
    same admission criteria, so students have a great
    opportunity to take classes in different schools
    as they arent restrictive but evenly
    competitive. So, choose a school which suits your
    academic interests!

1 Second Majors
  • If youre eager to get 2 degrees over 5 years,
    then choose the Dual Degree program. If youre a
    supporter of a traditional way of studying, apply
    to one of the six Northwestern schools with the
    desired major and get the second one later.

2 Applying Undecided
  • If youre not sure of your major, apply
    undecided to Northwestern schools. Actually, it
    is very common among candidates. They have an
    awesome opportunity to proclaim a major until the
    end of their second year of study. During this
    period they can learn better all schools
    requirements as well as consult with advisors.

3 Different Fields of Study
  • Youre required to choose only one field of study
    when youre applying. Then, after being accepted,
    you can select other subjects, certificates,
    majors, and minors. But first, write a winning
    Northwestern law personal statement!

4 Recommendation Letter
  • Northwestern requests 2 recommendation letters
    from those who can describe your strengths and
    positive sides as best as possible. The first one
    must be from high school counselor about your
    academic curriculum and school activity. The
    second one - from your teacher who can present
    you as a capable and bright student. Dont forget
    about Northwestern University supplement essay!

5 Application essay
  • Composing a Northwestern essay is a great chance
    to express yourself and show why youre so
    special. There is no need to write a ten-page
    essay to impress the admission. Be concise and
    clear. Also, youre required to give a response
    why do you want to be accepted to Northwestern.
    Connect your academic interests and experience
    with university its quite an effective

6 Activity Chart
  • Like a Northwestern law school personal
    statement, the activity chart is a superb chance
    to show the admission all activities youve been
    involved, awards, honors, and achievements youve
    got inside and outside the high school. Present
    yourself as an active and super-motivated student!

7 Additional Information
  • If youve been through some outstanding
    circumstances than influenced on your studying at
    school, add it to the field additional
    information in the Common Application.
  • More information you can find in this Google book.

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  • without hesitating!