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Your Medill Journey Begins Here

We're excited that you're starting your Medill journey and applying to Northwestern. We look forward to receiving your application.

Medill Leads The Way

  • 94.5%
    of MSJ 2019 graduates were employed within six months of graduation
  • 88%
    of MSJ 2020 graduates were employed within six months of graduation
  • 92.3%
    of IMC 2019 graduates were employed within nine months of graduation
  • 96.3%
    of IMC 2020 graduates were employed within nine months of graduation

Our Locations

Fisk Hall

Evanston Campus

Base your Medill studies on Northwestern’s Evanston campus on the shores of Lake Michigan just north of Chicago. Here, you can pursue an undergraduate degree in journalism or our Full-Time Integrated Marketing Communications Master's degree.

Students working on broadcast journalism in Chicago

Chicago Campus

Our downtown space, located on Upper Wacker with stellar views of the Chicago River, Lake Michigan and Navy Pier, is a hub for both graduate journalism and IMC Professional students for class work, group meetings and connecting with alumni and media professionals.

Students in San Francisco

San Francisco Campus

Medill’s newest campus location gives Medill students the opportunity to immerse themselves in the Bay Area’s high-tech, entrepreneurial culture and prepare for the future of digital media.

Student in front of the white house

Washington, D.C.

Since 1966, Medill has operated a newsroom in the nation’s capital, allowing students to gain hands-on experience while reporting from Capitol Hill.

Qatar campus building


Operating within Northwestern University in Qatar (NU-Q), Medill offers undergraduate journalism courses as well as semester-long residency opportunities from this Middle East campus.

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Earn your IMC degree anywhere thanks to Medill’s IMC Professional Master’s program. Or supplement your Medill learning by accessing the school’s Open Online Courses.