Northwestern University

Registered Name
Northwestern University
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Northwestern University is a private research university based in Evanston, Illinois, United States, with other campuses located in Chicago and Doha, Qatar, and academic programs and facilities in Washington, D.C., and San Francisco, California. Along with its selective undergraduate programs, Northwestern is known for its highly ranked Kellogg School of Management, Pritzker School of Law, Feinberg School of Medicine, Bienen School of Music, and Medill School of Journalism.

Source: Wikipedia


Annual Budget
August 2018
+7% Growth
Program Spending
Fundraising Spending
Management Spending


Education of Students


For the 2017 academic year, 8,181 undergraduates and 9,483 graduates and professional school students enrolled full-time at the university. The exempt purpose of northwestern university is to provide educational services to its students. This includes superior undergraduate education for a diverse student body in a comprehensive range of academic and professional fields. At the graduate level, northwestern's role encompasses offerings in the major academic and professional fields, closely related to research, creative activities, and clinical services.

Research Activities


The research program at northwestern university is a major component of university efforts, assuring institutional leadership in scientific discovery, intellectual inquiry, and creative performance. The character of this research shapes all areas of university endeavor, especially graduate education as well as undergraduate studies.


Auxiliary enterprises serve the educational mission by primarily providing residences and food services, and other various goods and services to support university student, faculty, and staff activities.


Morton O. Schapiro President
Jonathan Holloway Provost
Daniel I. Linzer Provost
Nimalan Chinniah Executive Vice President
Mary L. Baglivo VP Global Marketing
Pamela S. Beemer VP for Human Resources
Paul Castellucci VP Budget and Planning
Alan K. Cubbage VP University Relations
John L. D'angelo VP for Facilities Management
Devora Grynspan VP International Relations
Philip L. Harris VP General Counsel
James M. Hurley VP for Budget and Planning
Marilyn Mccoy VP Administration & Planning
William H. Mclean VP and Chief Investment Officer
Robert E. Mcquinn VP for Development
Eric G. Neilson VP Medical Affairs
James J. Phillips VP Athletics
Sean Reynolds VP and Chief Information Officer
Ingrid S. Stafford VP for Financial Operations
Patricia Telles-irvin VP Student Affairs
Joseph T. Walsh Jr. VP for Research
Peter J. Barris Trustee
Christine E. Brennan Trustee
Christopher B. Combe Trustee
A. Steven Crown Trustee
Richard H. Dean Trustee
Deborah L. Dehaas Trustee
Charles W. Douglas Trustee
D. Cameron Findlay Trustee
Dennis J. Fitzsimons Trustee
T. Bondurant French Trustee
Christopher B. Galvin Trustee
Jay C. Hoag Trustee
Nancy Trienens Kaehler Trustee
Ellen Philips Katz Trustee
Harreld N. Kirkpatrick III Trustee
Lester B. Knight Trustee
Timothy K. Krauskopf Trustee
J. Landis Martin Trustee
Wendy M. Nelson Trustee
William A. Osborn Trustee
Jane Direnzo Pigott Trustee
Jb Pritzker Trustee
Kimberly Querrey Trustee
M. Jude Reyes Trustee
Patrick G. Ryan Jr. Trustee
David A. Sachs Trustee
Muneer A. Satter Trustee
Andrew E. Senyei Trustee
Benjamin W. Slivka Trustee
Timothy P. Sullivan Trustee
Charles A. Tribbett III Trustee
Jeffrey W. Ubben Trustee
Miles D. White Trustee
Frederick H. Waddell Trustee
David B. Weinberg Trustee
Stephen R. Wilson Trustee
Patrick W. Fitzgerald Ii Head Coach
Christopher R. Collins Head Coach
Maciej S. Lesniak Professor Neurology
Brian Uzzi Professor, Management, Kellogg
Peter A. Belytschko Managing Director, Investments
Thomas G. Cline Former VP and General Counsel
Source: IRS 990