Northwestern College Chicago Campus
Message from the Campus Director
It is my pleasure to welcome you to the Chicago Campus of Northwestern College. Let me start by congratulating you on taking this time to invest in yourself and plan for your future. Investing in your education is one of the most important decisions you can make, and we are excited to partner with you as we work towards your educational and career goals.
Our Chicago Campus is conveniently located on Milwaukee Avenue just steps away from the Jefferson Park Transit Center, which serves as a hub for Metra, CTA blue line, and both CTA and Pace bus services. We are just blocks away from I-90 and have two parking lots that are available to our students and visitors. Here you will find a supportive and knowledgeable staff focused on helping you develop academically and professionally on your way to meaningful employment.
It is my hope that you take advantage of the many resources available to you at our campus. Whether you are curious about the admissions process, financial aid, class schedules, or tutoring, we have someone who can help you. Our dedicated faculty is available to you both in and out of the classroom, and our instructors incorporate their real world knowledge into the curriculum to bring you a better and more enriching experience.
Northwestern College prides itself on getting students ready to be great competitors in the job market upon graduation. Come visit career services on campus to see how we can assist you in resume writing, networking in your field, and mastering those critical job interview skills.
My door is also open to you. Good luck!
Chicago Campus Director
Main Building: 4829 N. Lipps Ave. Chicago, IL 60630
Administrative Building: 4811 N. Milwaukee Ave. Chicago, IL 60630
Located in the Jefferson Park neighborhood on Chicago’s northwest side, Northwestern College’s Chicago campus provides the perfect solution for city residents seeking an education close to home. It is easily accessible via public transportation, including the CTA Blue Line, Metra train, or 16 different bus routes. This campus is also convenient to the Kennedy and Edens Expressways, and offers plenty of parking. Stop in our Admissions Office at 4811 N. Milwaukee Ave.
But location is not the only reason NC’s Chicago campus makes an ideal educational setting. From the medical laboratories in the School of Health Sciences, to the modern computer classrooms in the School of Commerce, to the lecture and seminar rooms in the Main Building, students experience a variety of real-world settings that support their program of study. This type of environment enhances students’ career-oriented training, and allows them to gain hands-on experience that gives them a valuable edge when they enter the job market.