Wildcat Welcome Events

Wildcat Welcome Events

wildcat welcome week

Monday, Sept. 11 - Move-In Day


Monday, Sept. 11 - Parent and Family Orientation 

  • 5:30 - 6:15pm

    Info Session (Room G02, Annenberg Hall)


Tuesday, Sept 12 - Dean's Convocation and Orientation

  • 10:30 - 11:30am 

    Dean's Convocation - REQUIRED (Room G02, Annenberg Hall)

  • 11:15am - 12:30pm.

    Group Advising - REQUIRED

  • 12:30 - 12:45pm

    Tour of Annenberg Hall

  • 12:45 - 1:15pm

    Lunch - REQUIRED (Room G02, Annenberg Hall)

  • 1:15 - 2:00pm

    CAESAR Demonstration - REQUIRED (Room G02, Annenberg Hall)

  • 2:00 - 2:15pm

    Peer Adviser Skit

  • 2:15pm

    Undecided Camp - OPTIONAL (Room 123, Annenberg Hall)

  • 2:15pm

    Schedule-Planning with Peer Advisers

  • 5:30pm

    Dinner for new undergraduates (Location TBA)


Wednesday, September 13 - Advising

  • 9:00 - 11:30am

    Individual Advising (Room 123, Annenberg Hall)

  • 11:30am - 1:00pm

    Student to Student - REQUIRED (Room G02, Annenberg Hall)

  • 1:00 - 4:30pm

    Individual Advising (Room 123, Annenberg Hall)

  • 1:00 - 4:00pm

    WCAS Majors Fair (Norris Center, Second Floor)

  • 4:45pm

    Meet at the Arch for Class Photo (corner of Sheridan Road and Chicago Avenue)

  • 5:30 - 6:30pm

    Dinner at Dean Peterson's Home


Thursday, September 14 - Registration

  • 9:00am - 5:00pm

    Registration & Individual Advising (Annenberg Hall)

  • 10:00am. - 12:00pm

    Student Resource Fair (Norris Center)


Friday, September 15 - Purple Pride!


Tuesday, September 19 - First Day of Classes

Contact Us

Undergraduate Office

School of Education and Social Policy

2120 Campus Drive
Evanston, IL 60208
Northwestern University

Phone: 847/491-3790

Email: sespinfo@sesp.northwestern.edu