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Northwestern University

633 Clark St, Evanston, IL 60208-0001
+1 847-491-3741
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633 Clark St, Evanston, IL 60208-0001
+1 847-491-3741
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Beautiful landscaping. Perfect blend of historic buildings and modern conveniences. Nice views and easy walking routes.

Thank Julie R
Reviewed 1 week ago

and no money for the city of Evanston, NWU. If you look at the campus it is just building after building that they have spent Millions and millions of dollars and yet they pay no or little taxes to the city of Evanston

Thank mecel11
Reviewed 1 week ago

The student-led tour of the NW campus was informative and good, but the overall program was a bit lacking, compared with University of Chicago, which we did the following morning. I didn't feel like they were really trying to sell us the school. It was...More

Thank Julie L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Concerts ,plays, hiking path by the beaches, plus the Norris center very good.Furthermore, Pick stagier concert was great with the northwestern band concert in 2016 that i attended. KUDOS to all of you at NORTHwestern.

Thank Ezra S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This campus is an amazing sight. I would compare it to almost the Stanford of the area, because the campus is full of brand new hundred million dollar buildings, yet is quite expensive to attend without a merit based scholarship program. Definitely go by and...More

Thank brettploss
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Northwestern U has some of the nicest lake front biking and walking on the North Shore. Following a lecture or theater performance or just heading north by the lake the NU campus is a perfect place for Great Lake views. The campus sprawls along the...More

Thank Carehb
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Walked around campus on a Sunday afternoon. Quiet as most students were gone having recently graduated. There are many beautiful buildings (the library especially) and make sure you see the pond and walk along the lake front. Enough buildings were open so you can find...More

Thank Z8554KFlisah
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Beautiful campus with a nice mixture of historical and modern buildings. Downtown Evanston seems to complement the university well and provide train access to Chicago. Appears to have an engaged student population.

Thank OtownGator82
Reviewed 9 June 2017

I was there for a conference and had a wonderful time. The campus is stunningly beautiful in the summer. To me it felt like it's a huge park with some buildings scattered in it. There is lots of shade which is really nice in the...More

Thank Aeneken
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Even if you have no interest in the University it offers a beautiful walk along the lake and past many interesting historic University buildings.

Thank Judy_B_SF
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Edouardo A
2 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.
12 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.