COVID-19 Information for the Medill Community

For continued updates regarding Northwestern University’s response to coronavirus/COVID-19, visit the University’s Coronavirus/COVID-19 Updates website.


For Current Medill Undergraduate Students

Your Medill advisers are working to support you during this time. Making an appointment is the best way to speak with an adviser, but note that if you have an urgent request, you can email or call your adviser.

Academic advising: Students are encouraged to continue to make appointments using Inspire. Students and advisers will have the option to meet virtually over the phone or via Microsoft Teams. Please put your phone number in the advising note when you create the appointment.

Career advising: Students are encouraged to continue to make appointments using Handshake. Students and advisers will have the option to meet virtually over the phone or via Microsoft Teams. Please put your phone number in the advising survey when you create the appointment.

Technical support for advising meetings: Log in to teams.microsoft.com with your Northwestern email address to launch the meeting. If you have technical issues, contact NUIT support.

University resources: Review the University’s coronavirus/COVID-19 frequently asked questions page for more information about University resources. 

We will plan to provide any additional communication updates about advising through the Medill listservs and Inspire.

 

For Current Medill Graduate Students

Your Medill advisors are working to support you during this time.  Making an appointment is the best way to speak with an adviser, but note that if you have an urgent request, you can email or call your adviser.

Academic and career advising: Students are encouraged to continue to make appointments using Handshake. Students and advisers will have the option to meet virtually over the phone or via Microsoft Teams. Please put your phone number in the advising survey when you create the appointment.

Technical support for advising meetings: Log in to teams.microsoft.com with your Northwestern email address to launch the meeting. If you have technical issues, contact NUIT support.

University resources: Review the University’s coronavirus/COVID-19 frequently asked questions page for more information about University resources. Graduate students with questions about federal financial aid or their student account should contact Melissa Sersland or Julie Collins.

We will plan to provide any additional communication updates about advising through the Medill listservs and Canvas.

 

For Admitted Medill Graduate Students

The Medill Office of Graduate Admissions and Financial Aid is here to support you. Please reach out to our team.

 

For Medill Faculty and Staff

Visit Canvas for more resources and information regarding remote teaching tools.