The Daily Northwestern

Admissions office launches new program for high school students to shadow Northwestern students

Olivia Ellis, Reporter

October 7, 2015

Filed under Campus

The Office of Undergraduate Admissions launched a new program this week that allows high school juniors and seniors to shadow Northwestern students for a day. The program, Purple Preview, begins at the Segal Visitors Center...

Northwestern begins implementing Native American outreach recommendations

Olivia Exstrum, Campus Editor

January 26, 2015

Filed under Academic, Administration, Campus, Faculty, Latest Stories

In response to recommendations from the Native American Outreach and Inclusion Task Force, Northwestern is planning outreach efforts for Native American students through the Office of Undergraduate Admission, among other initiatives, Provost Daniel...

Northwestern hits record number of early decision applications

Ally Mutnick, Reporter

November 26, 2012

Filed under Academic, Campus

It’s another record-breaking admission statistic for Northwestern. The University reported an all-time high number of early decision applicants last week, with 2,625 students vying for a sport in the class of 2017 — a 7...

Northwestern extends early decision deadline due to Sandy

Lauren Caruba, Assistant Campus Editor

October 30, 2012

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

Northwestern’s Office of Undergraduate Admission has extended its deadline for early decision applicants in light of Superstorm Sandy. Christopher Watson, dean of undergraduate admissions, said NU decided Monday morning to move th...