Meet Medill

The best way to learn about how our graduate programs can help you achieve your career goals is to meet Medill faculty, staff and students. Visit us in Chicago, Evanston or around the country. Meet us at a conference or campus visit near you, or watch a recorded information session whenever you like. We'll continue to update this page as more events are added. We hope to see you soon.

Visit Days

Medill Visit Days are a great way to learn more about our programs from faculty, staff and current students. Find the Visit Day event that best fits your schedule and register today.

Information sessions

Attending an information session is a great way to learn more about Medill's graduate programs. You'll meet faculty, current students and alums who can answer your questions about how our programs may help you achieve your career goals.

Date/Time Program Location Details
Thursday, Nov. 16, 5-5:30 p.m. IMC Part-Time and Online Master's Chicago, IL Info and RSVP
Tuesday, Nov. 28, 5-7 p.m.
*For current IMC Certificate students only
IMC Full-Time, Part-Time and Online Evanston, IL Info and RSVP
Friday, Dec. 1, 6-8 p.m. Journalism Master's and IMC Master's Beijing, China Info and RSVP
Thursday, Dec. 7, 6-8 p.m. Journalism Master's and IMC Master's Shanghai, China Info and RSVP
Tuesday, Dec. 12, 6-8 p.m. Journalism Master's and IMC Master's Hong Kong Info and RSVP

Recorded information sessions and webcasts

Watch an information session on demand:

Campus visits

Campus visits give you the opportunity to talk to an admissions director, sit in on a class, meet a faculty member, and/or take a tour of our facilities. Contact admissions staff members Tatyana Rodriguez (for IMC Full-Time), Megan Lenneman (for IMC Part-Time and IMC Online) or Melissa Sersland (for MSJ) so that we can set up a visit schedule for you.

Conferences and events

We are attending these conferences and other events in the next few months. We hope to see you there.

Date/Time Description Location
Wednesday, Nov. 8 North Carolina A&T Graduate & Professional Career Fair Greensboro, NC
Thursday, Nov. 9 Bennett College Graduate and Professional Schools Information Day Fair Greensboro, NC
Friday, Nov. 10 National Association of African American Honors Programs Annual Conference Atlanta, GA
Saturday, Nov. 11 Midwest Graduate and Professional School Summit West Lafayette, IN

On-the-road interviews

We also host interviews in cities across the country. You can sign up online to participate in a formal admissions interview for the MSJ, IMC Part-Time or IMC Online program, or an informational interview for the IMC Full-Time program.

We currently do not have any on-the-road interviews scheduled. As more are added, we will update this page.


Contact our office of Graduate Admissions and Financial Aid at 847-467-2553 or