Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
MD Admissions

Life in Chicago

Our campus is located in the Streeterville neighborhood of Chicago, along the shore of beautiful Lake Michigan. Our neighborhood is growing at an astonishing pace with new restaurants, grocery stores, shopping options, and apartment buildings appearing all the time.

Living in the City

Streeterville is only one neighborhood in this exciting city full of unique pockets that reflect the many cultures that live here. No matter your extracurricular interests – sports, art, music, theater, fitness, food – there are endless options. 

Find information on Chicago neighborhoods.

Learn about city events on Metromix.

Training in the City

Chicago offers an incredible backdrop for MD training. The size and cultural diversity of our city allows us to infuse cultural competency training into our students’ clinical experiences, including our clinics in Chinatown and on Devon.

Learn more about how Chicago plays a part in the MD Curriculum.

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