Northwestern University

Northwestern University ("NU") is a private American university located primarily in Evanston, Illinois. Through the years, the school is consistently ranked as one of the top universities in the United States. There are currently approximately 8,500 undergraduate students and 8,000 graduate students at Northwestern. Northwestern's Evanston campus, home to the undergraduate program, graduate school, and business school, is more rural whereas the school's Chicago campus (the location of the law school) is in the heart of the city of Chicago.