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Northwestern University

633 Clark St, Evanston, IL 60208-0001
+1 847-491-3741
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“lake michigan” (66 reviews)
“great school” (9 reviews)
633 Clark St, Evanston, IL 60208-0001
+1 847-491-3741
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent teacher! The class has been a difficult subject matter, but I am learning many interesting facts I did not know about.

Thank mickeygo2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Northwestern Campus is located right beside Lake Michigan and is filled with lovely old buildings, exciting new buildings, art spaces and spectacular views. Take a stroll and enjoy it. It will make you want to become a student again and forever.

Thank 349Charles25
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful campus, wonderful facilities and a lake view are only the most obvious things that make this place a hit. My daughter will definitely be applying—she was blown away!

Thank Anna W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Northwestern is a beautiful campus with many modern and historical buildings. We had walking tour by ourselves on sunny day in October.

Thank Fellow_Traveler_CA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

very nice university, clean the campus was excellent. right on the water. looked old school. looks upscale

Thank psublueox
Reviewed 17 October 2017

My son and I visited for a college tour and by the time we were done, Northwestern made such a positive impression that he might just go there, if he's fortunate enough to get in. The campus is simply incredible and you can see why...More

1  Thank Lawrence G
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Could not have picked a nicer day to visit - gorgeous campus, friendly people everywhere we went. Lots of new construction. Impressive.

Thank AFM33
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Evanston is the underdog in this relationship. Northwestern has so much money they keep erecting buildings by the lake. They are modern forts serving the rich kids from all over the world.

Thank Mamanconleche
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Northwestern has a gorgeous campus and it spreads out in numerous neighborhoods. I like the area where there are walks along the lake- but those can be challenging in cold or windy weather! There are beautiful Gothic buildings, modern buildings and everything inbetween. The campus...More

Thank couplessPS
Reviewed 19 September 2017

The campus is situated north of the City of Chicago overlooking Lake Michigan. It has amazing modern glass buildings mixed in with old, classy 1890's stone buildings. A beautiful lake park greets you on the south entrance to the school where you can go sailing...More

Thank Javier Y
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Edouardo A
1 September 2016|
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Response from capizfamily | Reviewed this property |
Contact Northwestern University at (847)-491-3741 Evanston campus or (312) 503-8649 Chicago campus.
11 April 2016|
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Response from FromAway67 | Reviewed this property |
We did public transportation. From Midway, you can transfer from the orange line to the purple line, but the purple only runs all the way to downtown from Evanston during am and pm peaks. If it is off peak you take the... More
14 October 2015|
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Response from KelloggTraveler | Reviewed this property |
Steve D. gave a good answer. It's a nice walk through the Evanston neighborhood to the campus. Downtown Evanston is worth a visit as well.