Northwestern Print: Web Print

Web Print is available to students by authenticating into the Northwestern Print web portal. Web Print is a driver-less printing service that allows authenticated users to print by uploading documents from a web browser. No client software or driver installation is required. Simply log onto the Northwestern Print Web Portal with your NetID and Password 

Northwestern Print Web Portal 

Go to Log in with your NetID and password. 

  • Check the balance on your accounts including NU (Northwestern University) Quota, Refunds and Cat Cash. You can also check your Cat Cash balance by using the  GET  app. 

  • See a list of all your print jobs being held in print queues. 

  • See the history of your print activity. 

  • Upload documents remotely to print them out later. 

  • Track your carbon footprint.

Please note: The NUPrint WebPortal is not available over the Guest-Northwestern wireless network.  Help connecting to the Northwestern wireless network can be found on the NUIT website or by requesting assistance from the NUIT (Northwestern University Information Technology) Support Center. 

Select Web Print

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Select Submit a Job>>  

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Select a printer from the list to upload your job. You will not be able to change from Duplex to simplex or BW to Color at the device. Web Print requires you select the queue based on how you want your job to print. For students there will be four available Web Print queues. 

  • nwu-app-svr\StudentPay-BW-Duplex (virtual) 

  • nwu-app-svr\StudentPay-BW-Simplex (virtual) 

  • nwu-app-svr\StudentPay-Color-Duplex (virtual) 

  • nwu-app-svr\StudentPay-Color-Simplex (virtual) 


Select your printer and then 2. Print Options and Account Selection >> 

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Upload Document(s) from your computer or drag files into the window. 

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Select Upload and Complete

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The jobs are now uploaded via Web Print and being held in the queue ready to be released at any Northwestern Print device. The number of pages and the total cost for the print jobs is shown. If you return to the main menu for Northwestern Print, you will also see the jobs listed under Jobs Pending Release. 



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Mon 7/24/23 10:30 AM
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