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Wildcat Welcome

Welcome to the School of Communication at Northwestern University! We are so thrilled to welcome you, and look forward to getting to know you in the coming weeks and years.

This website contains information and links that will help you get acquainted with life here at NU. One particularly important resource is the SoC Advising website, which contains information that you will need to keep in mind throughout your academic career in the School of Communication. Be sure to bookmark it so that you can find it easily whenever you need information on policies, processes, or opportunities.

If you have any questions over the summer, feel free to reach out to our office at, 847-491-7214, or contact your Peer Adviser.

Lori D. Barcliff Baptista, PhD
Associate Dean for Undergraduate Programs and Advising
School of Communication
Northwestern University


Please Fill Out the New Student Survey by August 15th