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Northwestern University
MottoQuaecumque sunt vera (Latin) Ὁ Λόγος πλήρης χάριτος καὶ ἀληθείας- Ho logos pleres charitos kai aletheias (Greek)
Motto in EnglishWhatsoever things are true (Philippians 4:8 AV) The word full of grace and truth (Gospel of John 1:14)
Established1851
TypePrivate
EndowmentUS $6.3 billion[1]
PresidentMorton O. Schapiro
ProvostDaniel I. Linzer
Academic staffapproximately 3,108 full-time faculty
Undergraduates8,425 (10–11)
Postgraduates10,759 (10–11)
LocationEvanston and Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.
CampusEvanston main campus, Suburban, 240 acres (97 ha);
Chicago campus, Urban, 25 acres (10 ha)
Colors     Purple
AthleticsNCAA Division I, Big Ten
Wildcats
MascotWillie the Wildcat
AffiliationsAssociation of American Universities, COFHE
Websitenorthwestern.edu

Northwestern University is a university in Evanston, Illinois, and Chicago, Illinois. It is very prestigious and selective. It has many people who learn and also people who teach.

The university is known most for providing a strong education in economics (the study of the economy), linguistics (the study of language), political science (the study of politics), and mathematics (the study of numbers). There is also a Medical school named Feinberg School of Medicine.

There is another university in Chicago, the University of Chicago.

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