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|Motto||Quaecumque sunt vera (Latin) Ὁ Λόγος πλήρης χάριτος καὶ ἀληθείας- Ho logos pleres charitos kai aletheias (Greek)|
|Motto in English||Whatsoever things are true (Philippians 4:8 AV) The word full of grace and truth (Gospel of John 1:14)|
|Endowment||US $6.3 billion|
|President||Morton O. Schapiro|
|Provost||Daniel I. Linzer|
|Academic staff||approximately 3,108 full-time faculty|
|Location||Evanston and Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.|
|Campus||Evanston main campus, Suburban, 240 acres (97 ha);|
Chicago campus, Urban, 25 acres (10 ha)
|Athletics||NCAA Division I, Big Ten|
|Mascot||Willie the Wildcat|
|Affiliations||Association of American Universities, COFHE|
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.
- Claire Brown (October 7, 2010). "In Focus: Northwestern's endowment bounces back". Daily Northwestern. http://www.dailynorthwestern.com/in-focus-northwestern-s-endowment-bounces-back-1.2357836. Retrieved July 1, 2011.