About

"Student Holdings is a launch pad for opportunity, a training ground for ideas, and a chance to make your vision a reality."


-Liz Huizenga, Former VP of People Ops

Our Purpose

Student Holdings provides educational, hands-on business experiences to Northwestern University undergraduate students by giving them the opportunity to launch, operate, and grow services which provide goods and services to the Northwestern University, Evanston and Chicago communities. Student Holdings also provides jobs and work experiences to Northwestern University students.

Our Mission

Provide Services

Our unique access to and knowledge of students gives us a special opportunity to provide services that add value to the Northwestern, Evanston, and Chicago communities.

Develop People

Student Holdings offers members high-impact roles as soon as they enter the organization, imparts to them business acumen through workshops and experiences, and introduces them to a strong community of peers and mentors.

Give Back

We do whatever we can to support philanthropic causes that better local and global communities. In the past, we've collaborated with philanthropic organizations on campus, organized a beach clean-up, and read to children at a local preschool.

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    "SH means empowerment; it's this ridiculously amazing feeling of being 20 years old and having the power to transform this community."

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    "Every day, I’m blown away by the experiences I’ve had and the people I’ve shared them with."

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    "SH is a launch pad for opportunity, a training ground for ideas, and a chance to make your vision a reality."

Our History

Our Connections

Our Team

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Portfolio Companies

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