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Office of Student Life

Welcome to the Medill Office of Student Life!

Our mission is to actively promote and maintain a positive experience for all Medill students. We accomplish this through curriculum support and guidance, student leadership development opportunities, global perspective development experiences and transformative community building.

Guiding Pillars

Curriculum Support and Guidance

  • New Student Orientation
  • Academic Advising
  • Registration Assistance
  • Faculty Adviser Training and Support

Student Leadership Development

  • Student Advisory Councils
  • Student Clubs, Organizations and Publications
  • Professional Development Opportunities
  • Diversity and Intercultural Programs

Global Perspective Development Experiences

  • Study Abroad Planning
  • Global Residency Planning
  • Intercultural Communication and Development
  • Cultural Exchange Events / Initiatives

Transformative Community Building

  • Program-Specific and Cross-Program Events and Initiatives
  • Chicago and Evanston Engagement
  • Student / Alumni Engagement
  • Convocation Events