Diversity

DiversityThe Graduate School promotes diversity in Northwestern's student population by helping to recruit a diverse body of applicants and by providing support services to those students.

Activities sponsored by or coordinated through The Graduate School's Student Life and Multicultural Affairs office include:

  • matching new students with peer advisors
  • quarterly receptions to create networking opportunities for students
  • working with academic programs to design and promote discipline-specific recruitment efforts
  • maintaining a list of alumni who can serve as a resource to current and prospective students
  • administration of the Summer Research Opportunity Program

The following are graduate student and professional organizations able to provide information and support to students:


For more information, please contact:

Penny Warren
Assistant Dean Student Life and Multicultural Affairs
p-warren@northwestern.edu