The MPM program helps students learn how to get started and make the most out of their time at Northwestern.The MPM program helps students learn how to get started and make the most out of their time at Northwestern.

Current Student Resources

Academic Resources

  • Canvas - Link to the Northwestern Course Management System. See announcements, class assignments, notes, and grades of courses in which you are enrolled.
  • CAESAR - Link to CAESAR. In the 'My Academics' section, see your grades after exams, unofficial transcripts, and request official transcripts. 
  • Webmail - Link to the webmail system used at NU. 
  • Office of the Registrar - Link to the Registrar's Office. Reserve rooms, add or drop classes, order a transcript, and more.
  • Evanston Office of Graduate Financial Aid - Link to access your accounts. See and access your tuition and fees.

Student Handbooks

2023-2024 MPM Program Handbook

Capstone Report Handbook

New Student Resources

  • First steps - Obtain your Northwestern student ID (WildCARD).
  • University Health Insurance - Establish University health insurance. Northwestern health insurance is required for full-time students, unless their current insurance qualifies for a waiver.
  • Housing - Information about on-campus and off-campus housing options in Evanston.
  • Shuttle Service - There are several shuttle services offered to students, including a free shuttle between the Chicago and Evanston campuses. Students must show their Wildcard to use the shuttle.
  • Parking - Options to park on Northwestern's Evanston Campus.
  • NUIT - Need help with your computer? Contact NUIT and set up an appointment.
  • Henry Crown Sports Pavilion - Northwestern's fitness center. Must have Wildcard for access.
  • Financial Aid - The staff in the Evanston Office of Graduate Financial Aid determine loan eligibility and process loans for students in McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science's Professional Master's programs, including MPM.
  • International Office - We collaborate with the International Office for everything necessary for our international students.

Additional Resources