Visitor Information

Hours of Operation

8:30am - 5:00pm

Closed Friday & Saturday


Northwestern University in Qatar is located in Education City next to Georgetown University near Slope Signal.

Northwestern University in Qatar

Parking, Drop-off, Shuttles

Drop-off is available at the NU-Q north entrance (facing Sidra), located just off the access road.

Visitors and students can park in the nearest lot to NU-Q, located next to the Qatar Faculty of Islamic Studies building. The lot is about a 5 minute walk to NU-Q.

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NU-Q faculty and staff may park in the car park underneath the NU-Q building. Contact Facilities to get parking access.

Education City Shuttles

Free shuttles run between Education City campus buildings every 5-10 minutes from 6:45 a.m. - 9:00 p.m., Sunday through Thursday. Shuttles run between the Residence Halls and the Recreation Center every 30 minutes.

The shuttle picks up at the north entrance of the NU-Q building. Look for the yellow QF bus.