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Students respond positively to longer Wildcat Welcome

Julie Fishbach, Reporter

September 30, 2015

Filed under Campus

Before arriving on campus, Medill freshman Rob Schaefer said he was skeptical about Wildcat Welcome. Although he was excited to finally go to school after seeing all his friends leave home, Schaefer said he had doubts about...

Northwestern extends Wildcat Welcome 2015 to 10 days

Peter Kotecki, Reporter

January 23, 2015

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

Wildcat Welcome will be extended to a 10-day program this fall, running from Sept. 11-20 for the Class of 2019 and new transfer students. The orientation program was eight days long in 2014 and 2013, and seven days long in...

Wildcat Welcome adds new programs continuing into Fall Quarter

Alice Yin, Reporter

July 5, 2014

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

In an effort to continue to support new students in their transition to Northwestern, the Office of New Student and Family Programs will host optional programming Fall Quarter that will extend beyond Wildcat Welcome. Wildcat...

New Wildcat Welcome programs spotlight campus safety resources

Amy Whyte, Reporter

April 18, 2013

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories

A new Essential NU that focuses on campus safety will be part of a handful of changes to Wildcat Welcome coming this fall. In addition to the Mental Health ENU that was announced in January, new students will attend orientation...

Mental health ENU coming to Wildcat Welcome

Cat Zakrzewski, Reporter

January 10, 2013

Filed under Administration, Campus

Starting in the fall of 2013, Northwestern will offer orientation programming about mental health services to all incoming students. The programming will be a part of the Wildcat Welcome Essential NU series, which has addressed...