Our Northwestern

Our Northwestern is the University’s online community connecting alumni, students, faculty, parents, staff, donors, and volunteers. It consists of two integrated modules: an online alumni portal; and modules for content management, engagement, and donation management. 


Features and Benefits

Members of the external facing Our Northwestern alumni portal can:

  • Find classmates through the alumni directory
  • Update their profile information to provide current information with Northwestern and other directory members
  • Make professional and social connections within the Northwestern network

Administrators of Our Northwestern can:

  • Manage site content for giving.northwestern.edu and alumni.northwestern.edu
  • Create and send emails to alumni, staff, and other friends of the University
  • Create and mange event registration pages
  • Manage and track donation, membership, and basic data collection forms


Available to

  • Students
  • Alumni
  • Faculty
  • Staff





How to Request Service

Click the "Request Our Northwestern ARD Staff Access" or " Request Our Northwestern Non-ARD Staff Access" button to the right.

ARD Project Management and User Services (PMUS) is responsible for assigning access, providing training, and maintaining documentation for the systems that ARD supports.


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