Northwestern University is right Lake Michigan and is nestled in cute town of Evansville, Chicago. It is a beautiful sprawling university with 9 colleges. Northwestern is a very popular school as it is part of the big ten yet academically on par with Cornell and the University of Pennsylvania.
The creative environment that is fostered here. "The Garage" allows students to collaborate across disciplines to create start ups. 3-D printers are in excess and easily available for students!
Northwestern University is on the quarter system which allows students to take 48 classes making it easier to double major.
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Northwestern University is a very selective school with a 9% acceptance rate.