Digital Signage (REACH)

Opportunities for members of the University to communicate events and advertisements with the campus at large is available through a Digital Signage Service using the REACH Media Network platform.


Features and Benefits

The campus Digital Signage service requires several components: an installed display with power and data, a signage player, and a REACH account.

  • Hardware – A digital signage player and screen can be purchased and installed with assistance from Northwestern IT (via a design consultation) as well as through the REACH Media Network. Request a consultation.
  • REACH account – An account can be requested using the Digital Signage Account Request Form.

Northwestern IT provides access and assistance in requesting accounts. Technical support for the required player, accounts, and other questions regarding the displaying of content should be addressed directly with REACH Media.


Available to

  • Faculty
  • Staff



  • One-time - $650 for account setup per school/group (if necessary)
  • Recurring - $390 annual license per REACH player


How to Request Service

To request a REACH Media account, please click the "Request Service" button to the right.

Your request will be received by REACH support and you will be contacted within 48 hours.


Support Resources

  • In order to log in, your NetID must be associated with a REACH digital display. To log in to Northwestern IT Digital Signage (REACH) go to NetID authentication is required to access.
  • Contact REACH Media for assistance with the player, account, and usage.


Request Service


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