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Helpful Links

Your student's education is important to you. The links to helpful resources will help you stay connected to that education.

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Getting Started

The Next Steps pages will walk your student through the steps required from the time they are admitted as a student, to the time they enroll for classes.


Financial Aid will work with you to answer any questions regarding the FAFSA, loans, scholarships, and grants. You can call them at 866-853-2455 or 651-631-5212

Student Accounts handles payments, outstanding bills, account balances, and other information on your student’s account. You are also able to access your Authorized User Account to view your student's university finances and make payments. For more information on Student Accounts, visit the Student Accounts information page.

1098T Forms are used to determine your eligibility for claiming the Education Tax Credits on your Federal Income Tax returns. The University of Northwestern has contracted with ECSI to provide both the electronic and paper 1098Ts. By January 31 each year, paper forms are mailed to the student's current address unless an electronic version is selected. If you are eligible to receive a 1098T, you can retrieve one electronically for the current or previous years by clicking the link below. Years 2017 - current Years 2007 – 2016*

*If you have not logged in before, click "First Time Students".

Student accounts can verify information reported on the form however, we cannot provide tax advice. Please refer to IRS Publication 970 for educational tax credit information.

Contact Student Accounts
Phone: 651-631-5352

Arts and Athletics

Music Information
Details about the scholarship and audition process, ensembles, events and more.

Athletics Information
Everything Eagles here: team schedules, rosters, live game feeds, recruitment information and more.

Student Services and Resources

Academic Success
Northwestern's support services are able to provide a broad range of accommodations and resources for students.

Campus Safety
Public Safety serves the total university community and its guests by providing a safe and secure environment. 651-631-5310.

Career Development
Offering resources for selecting majors, discovering career paths, finding part-time jobs, preparing resumes, and more.

Registrar/transcript services
Student Educational Records are confidential, but some questions about your student’s transcripts can be answered by contacting this office. See FERPA policies before calling. 800-692-4020 ext. 5248 or 651-631-5248

Student and campus services
Includes ADA / Disability Services, ALPHA Center (tutoring), Campus Store, Counseling Services, Dining, Health Services and Mail Center.

Student Life
Provides support to students and directs many of aspects of student life. 651-631-5205 or e-mail

Student Housing

Residence life housing
Housing assignments, roommate arrangements, and all other housing-related items. 651-628-3300

Local hotels

For Parents and other guests visiting students on campus.

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