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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Required
Recommendations: Required
Secondary School GPA: Required
Secondary School Rank: Recommended
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Required
Common Application Accepted: Yes

Application Fees

$65
Undergrad Application Fee
$75
Graduate Application Fee

Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

Address:
633 Clark St Evanston, IL 60208
Phone: (847) 491-7271
Admissions Phone: (847) 491-7271
General Site: www.northwestern.edu
Admissions: http://www.northwestern.edu/admissions/
Application: http://www.northwestern.edu/admissions/

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Karina from IL
  • Mar-19-2014 I am a current student here

    Write a personal essay! I've seen some essays from prospies, and often, they don't talk about why they fit into the NU community.

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  • Michael from VA
  • Mar-11-2014 I am researching this school and have not visited the campus

    Work your hardest and try to have an amazing college application.

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  • Maniza from Naperville, IL
  • Jan-20-2014 I am a current student here

    If you would like to attend Northwestern, make it very clear to them how interested you are, and how much you would truly like to be a Wildcat!

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  • Yakira from Dingmans Ferry, PA
  • Dec-13-2013 I am a current student here

    If you like the school visit it. If you can see yourself there apply. Don't be so worried about grades and scores. It's just one aspect of the process. NU prides itself on diversity and the people here have so many interesting backgrounds.

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  • MyMidwest18
  • Nov-30-2013 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    Visit the campus before you apply!

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