Skip to main content

Delivering technology services and information resources to the University

Northwestern IT

Virtual Private Network (VPN) protects your privacy online

Don't Panic!

Stay Secure with VPN

Enabling research from discovery to publication

Research Computing Services

Learn More

IT Support Center in the University Library

Now Open

watch the video

Search the Knowledge Base for answers to common questions

Knowledge Base

Search Now

Educational innovation across Northwestern

Digital Learning

Explore the Opportunities

Great ideas spark innovation

TEACHx 2018

Register Now

Northwestern IT Service Alerts

View all scheduled maintenance and service alerts: Status of University IT Services

 

News

Northwestern IT to Host Computational Research Day – April 10

Northwestern Information Technology will host the annual Northwestern Computational Research Day on Tuesday, April 10, 2018 at Norris University Center from 8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Computational Research Day 2018

All Northwestern University faculty, postdocs, students, and staff who are interested in computational research are invited to attend this one-of-a-kind event and learn from student and faculty researchers about computational research projects that are being explored at Northwestern. Register to attend.

Highlights of the day include:

  • Keynotes:
    • Victoria Stodden, Associate Professor of Information Sciences, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
    • Shane Larson, Associate Director of Center for Interdisciplinary Exploration and Research in Astrophysics (CIERA) and Research Associate Professor of Physics and Astronomy, Weinberg College of Arts & Sciences
  • Research talks from Northwestern faculty and PhD students
  • Workshops
  • Birds of a Featherdiscussions
  • Researchers’ Reception

Student Research Opportunities

This year, students and postdocs have more opportunities to showcase their research through compact, yet powerful, formats. All areas of research are welcome.

Read More

More News

Students • Faculty & Staff • Researchers

Tech Resources at Your Fingertips. Ready. Set. Go.

Students, faculty, and staff: Review these quick start guides to learn how to take full advantage of Northwestern's tech resources

Alt

Students

Welcome to Northwestern! As a student you have access to a multitude of tools for managing your information like grades and tuition, plus resources you can use for academics, research, and more.
Student Resources
Image of Rifka Cook, associate Professor of Instruction, Spanish and Portuguese teaching class

Faculty & Staff

Northwestern IT offers essential services and tools needed for teaching, research, and administration including Canvas, Box, SharePoint, conferencing, telephone services, and lecture capture.
Faculty and Staff Resources
Alt

Researchers

As a member of the Northwestern community, you have access to a multitude of technology tools to collaborate with colleagues, conduct research, teach, and manage your daily life at Northwestern.
Researcher Resources
Alt

IT Community

Northwestern IT professionals can find work-related tools and resources, join or create communities of practice and interest, collaborate with colleagues, and get helpful information.

IT Community Resources
Back to top
Get Help