Information Sessions

Information Sessions

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Join us for an in-person or virtual information session to learn more about the Masters in Higher Education Administration and Policy (MSHE) program. We offer these personalized sessions on a variety of days (including weekends) and convenient times. You'll be able to ask questions directly and learn more about our community, the curriculum, the master's research project, internships, financial aid, the application process, job placement for graduates, and more.

In addition to the information sessions,  members of our admissions team will be at a variety of graduate school open houses in the fall.

Upcoming Virtual Information Sessions for the MS in Higher Education Administration and Policy (MSHE) Program

For information about other masters or PhD programs within Northwestern University’s School of Education and Social Policy, please contact the specific program in which you have interest.

All times are U.S. Central Time Zone.

  • Tuesday, Jan. 25, 7 to 8 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Jan. 26, noon to 1 p.m.
  • Monday, Jan. 31, 9 to 10 a.m.
  • Wednesday, Feb. 2, noon to 1 p.m.
  • Sunday, Feb. 6, 8 to 9 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Feb. 8, 9 to 10 a.m.
  • Thursday, Feb. 10, 11 to 12 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Feb. 16, noon to 1 p.m.
  • Sunday, Feb. 20, 7 to 8 p.m.
  • Thursday, Feb. 24, 11 to 12 p.m.

Exploring Careers in Higher Education

After registering for a virtual information session, view our asynchronous, on-demand "Careers in Higher Education" webinars featuring MSHE alumni panelists.  Webinars are approximately one hour and offer insights from alumni currently working in a variety of current higher education roles.

  • Career Launchers (Recommended for college students and recent graduates)
  • Career Changers (Recommended for those with work experience in a different field)
  • Career Advancers (Recommended for those with significant work experience in higher education)

Register for Upcoming MSHE Information Sessions

The Early Admission application deadline to enter Summer or Fall 2022  is Jan. 7, 2022

Contact Us

MS in Higher Education Administration and Policy Program

1800 Sherman Avenue, Suite 7300
Evanston, IL 60208
Northwestern University

Phone: 847/491-7526