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Evanston, IL
5001 to 10000 employees
1851
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Colleges & Universities
$2 to $5 billion (USD) per year
Princeton University, Stanford University, Yale University
What's NU? With its main campus in the Chicago suburb of Evanston, Northwestern University (NU) serves its 16,500 students through around a dozen schools and colleges such as the McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Sciences and the Medill School of ... Read more

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    I worked at Northwestern University full-time

    Pros

    Amazing culture, mentorship, opportunities for professional development.

    Cons

    There are no real cons.

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Northwestern University Interviews

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    Community Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Evanston, IL
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2+ months. I interviewed at Northwestern University (Evanston, IL) in March 2011.

    Interview

    There are two components of the interview process: various activities completed in group, and a traditional 30 minute interivew. Overall, it is a fun process and the staff tries to make you as comfortable as possible. When I went through my group interview/activities, we collaborated well and I think that made the experience better.

    Interview Questions

    • How I would engage residents on my floor if they seemed to not be interested and did not show up to events.   Answer Question
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