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Address: 633 Clark Street, Evanston, IL 60208
Phone Number: 847/491-3741
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Such an impressive school.

My daughter spent five weeks last summer doing the Cherubs theatre program for high school seniors. She had a fantastic experience with the acting program and fell in love with... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 23, 2015
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basking ridge, nj
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Baltimore, Maryland
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254 reviews 254 reviews
54 attraction reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

It's very gray, and in comparison with many of the Big Ten schools it seems rather stark and spartan. Of course, six months out of the year, the weather is not that appealing, but it looks like a place that just grew without little integrated planning.

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basking ridge, nj
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

My daughter spent five weeks last summer doing the Cherubs theatre program for high school seniors. She had a fantastic experience with the acting program and fell in love with Northwestern and Evanston. We did a tour and were impressed both by the physical campus, and also the students who were intelligent, well spoken and enthusiastic.The campus is situated within... More 

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34 reviews 34 reviews
9 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

This university epitomizes all of what I think a quality college education should offer. Their students leave there well-rounded and prepared to take on the challenges of the world! The campus is beautiful and we found the student tour guides very enthusiastic about their school.

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Reggio Emilia, Italy
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83 reviews 83 reviews
17 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

Fantastic location and facilities. Great educational level. Multiple choice of different careers. The right place to become a professional. Surrounded by parks and downtown Evanston. Close to Chicago (train takes 20 min to downtown).

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Tampa, Florida
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21 reviews 21 reviews
3 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Northwestern is one of America's great universities and the surrounding neighborhood is a picture postcard "college town. It is the ideal exploring adventure for any family. The university has events such as theatrical productions, concerts, exhibits every day. These can range from comedy shows to rare book exhibits and from football games with 25,000 fans to a solitary walk along... More 

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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

I often take drives down just to see the campus. I have seen many of them around USA, and this one remains one of my favorites. It is very historical. As well, you get a sense of European architecture.

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Pulaski, Wisconsin
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59 reviews 59 reviews
22 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

My first experience at an opera was Northwestern's Dead Man Walking this weekend. The show was wonderful! The addition of scrolling text at the top of the stage, even though it was an American opera, was very welcome. Northwestern has some extremely talented opera and instrumental music students. Concessions during the intermission would have been a welcome addition and made... More 

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Dallas
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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

Northwestern is a top notch school with many beautiful buildings and the students there receive a wonderful education. The town of Evanston is a perfect place for the students to escape from campus and had many great restaurants and shops.

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Highland Park, Illinois
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34 reviews 34 reviews
18 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015 via mobile

World class education set on a magnificent lakefront campus just north of Chicago, the great American city. What more could anyone want? One of the world's leading research universities coupled major conference athletics, world class theater programs and top shelf professional and graduate programs. This place is truly special.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

A world class university with programs that are among the finest in the nation. Where else can can an undergraduate be trained at storied theatre or journalism school while also receiving an Ivy League caliber academic experience? The highly rated Kellogg Business School is also located on this campus. Situated on Lake Michigan, the Evanston campus is lovely, the facilities... More 

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