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Financial Aid and Student Accounts

Undergraduate Financial Aid

SPS Undergrads can find financial aid information by visiting The Chicago Office of Financial Aid. Professional Development and Post-baccalaureate students (with the exception of those in the Professional Health Careers) are not eligible for financial aid. 

Satisfactory Academic Progress Requirements for Financial Aid
SPS students must demonstrate satisfactory academic progress (SAP) in three fundamental ways:

Students are encouraged to read the full SAP policy for more information.

Office of Financial Aid
Abbott Hall, Room 629
710 North Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, Illinois 60611-3078
312-503-8722
financial-aid-chicago@northwestern.edu

Graduate Financial Aid

SPS students admitted to a master's program may be eligible for federal and state grants, student loans or SPS awards. Some employers offer tuition assistance plans; students should check with their employers before starting a program of study to see if tuition assistance is a part of their employee benefit package.

The Chicago Financial Aid Office administers the financial aid program for all graduate students. To access financial aid guidelines, forms and application deadlines, visit their website or contact them at:

Office of Financial Aid
Abbott Hall, Room 629 
710 North Lake Shore Drive 
Chicago, Illinois 60611-3078
312-503-8722
financial-aid-chicago@northwestern.edu

Student Financial Services

To discuss payments, billing, refunds and holds, please contact the Student Accounts Department.

Student Accounts Department
Abbott Hall, Room 120
710 North Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, Illinois 60611
312-503-8503
studentaccounts-chicago@northwestern.edu

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