The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern joins pledge to recruit more low- and moderate-income students

Allie Goulding, Assistant Campus Editor

January 11, 2018

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories

Northwestern recently joined more than 80 colleges and universities in a pledge to recruit more low- and moderate-income students by 2025. The American Talent Initiative works with universities that consistently graduate at...

Northwestern’s incoming first-year class sets new benchmarks for Pell Grant recipients, CPS graduates

Allyson Chiu, Campus Editor

June 2, 2017

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

Northwestern’s incoming first-year class has both the largest number of Pell Grant-eligible students and a record number of Chicago Public Schools graduates, University administrators said. The University currently has received...

Northwestern acceptance rate projected to fall below 10 percent

Erica Snow, Reporter

January 5, 2017

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

Northwestern’s acceptance rate is projected to drop below 10 percent for the first time, a University official said. Northwestern accepted about 26 percent of early decision applications this year, said Michael Mills, associate...