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Prospective & Transfer Undergraduate Students

Thank you for your interest in studying Economics at Northwestern University. Please visit the Admissions Office for information about the application process.

Please view the Why Study Economics? page to learn more about the field.

If you are a transfer student, please view the Transfer Credit section of our undergraduate advising FAQs and consult the Weinberg Transfer Students page. 

If you would like to set up a meeting with the Assistant Director of Administration and Undergraduate Student Services, Samantha Westlake-Hart, please email

Prospective Student Class Visit Options

If you are interested in observing an Economics course during a campus visit, please email for additional information. We do not allow prospective students to visit classes during Reading Period or Final Exams. Please reference Northwestern's Academic Calendar.

For more information on tours, student panels, and more, visit Northwestern's Experience Northwestern page!