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Entrance to the McCormick Foundation Center building; purple and white balloons are on the sides and a purple carpet is on the ground

Admit Day

Friday, April 26, 2019 // Evanston

Congratulations on your acceptance to Medill's Master of Science in Integrated Marketing Communications program. You’re invited to IMC Admit Day. We hope to see you there.


Thursday, April 25, 5:30-7 p.m. // Reception

Farmhouse Restaurant (703 Church St., Evanston)

Join us to meet your classmates, faculty and current students near the Hilton Garden Inn hotel where you may be staying. Appetizers and drinks will be served.

Friday, April 26, 9 a.m. - 3:15 p.m. // Program

Northwestern Evanston Campus

Spend the day meeting admitted and current students, talking with faculty and hearing from IMC alumni. You’ll learn more about the Northwestern Medill IMC program and how it can help you achieve your career goals. Breakfast, lunch and snacks will be served. 

Tentative Agenda
Time Activity
9-9:30 a.m. Breakfast in Ver Steeg Lounge at Deering Library, 1937 Sheridan Road (please enter on the west side of the building)
9:30 -10:15 a.m. Welcome, preview of the day, curriculum overview
10:15-11 a.m. Keynote speaker: Medill alumna and HSBC Global Head of Marketing and Channel Analytics Charlotte Tsou
11-11:15 a.m. Break
11:15 a.m. - Noon Careers and Immersion Quarter alumni panel
Noon - 1 p.m. Move to McCormick Foundation Center, 1870 Campus Drive, and lunch
1-1:45 p.m. Life beyond the classroom featuring information on the Office of Student Life, personal/professional development, student committees and housing
1:45-2:15 p.m. Financing your Medill education
2:15-2:30 p.m. Break
2:30-3 p.m. Mini class
3 p.m. Closing
3:30 p.m. Optional campus tours or visit to Northwestern bookstore


Hilton Garden Inn (1818 Maple Ave., Evanston)

We have a room block at the Hilton Garden Inn, a .7-mile walk from the Evanston campus. We will provide one free night in the hotel; you can pick either Thursday, April 25 or Friday, April 26 as your free night. You’re welcome to add additional nights on your own if you’d like.

If you'd like a room, please indicate that when you RSVP for the Admit Day event through the link below. We will make the hotel reservation for you. All you will need to do is provide your name and credit card for incidental expenses when you check in. To guarantee a room, RSVP by April 15.

RSVP for Admit Day 


Contact Tatyana Rodriguez
Assistant Director, Graduate Admissions and Financial Aid

We look forward to seeing you soon.