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Department Directions

The Department of Political Science is located in Scott Hall on the Evanston Campus and is staffed year-round on non-holiday weekdays from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Our mailing address is:

Department of Political Science

Northwestern University 
Scott Hall, 601 University Place
Evanston, IL 60208

Tel: 847-491-7450
Fax: 847-467-6601

We are located on the second and third floors of Scott Hall on the Evanston Campus. Scott Hall is located across the road from the Arch at the intersection of Sheridan Road, Chicago Avenue and University Place. The main entrance to the department is on the 2nd floor of the University Place entrance. One can also enter the department on Sheridan Road. Proceed to the 2nd floor and head straight to the main entrance.  We share this building with the Cahn Auditorium and Guild Hall.

Consult these Northwestern maps for our location on the Evanston Campus (zoom in for more detail), the Evanston campus in web format and in printable format.

General directions and parking information for the Evanston campus via public and private transportation is also available.

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