Frequently Asked Questions
Find answers to common questions
- How can I get involved on campus?
There are many ways to do this! You can join a club or student group, and a list of all the student organizations can be found at Wildcat Connection. Clubs range from the Ultimate Frisbee team to Boomshaka, a group that creates music using non-traditional instruments like trash cans and body percussion.
- How can I contact my advisor?
Set up an appointment. Visit the WCAS Advising or McCormick Advising webpage for contact information.
- How can I get help with my classes?
Our Academics webpage lists a variety of resources for academic assistance. We recommend visiting your professor during his or her office hours, contacting your teaching assistant (TA) or taking advantage of Northwestern's tutoring services.
- What if I need help to improve my English language skills?
Refer to resources on the International Office website and through the Writing Place.