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Northwest University Admissions

Northwest admissions is not selective with an acceptance rate of 93%. Students that get into Northwest have an average SAT score between 942-1174 or an average ACT score of 20-26. The regular admissions application deadline for Northwest is August 1. Interested students can apply for early action, and the Northwest early action deadline is November 15.

Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
93%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
Total Applicants
560
SAT Range
942-1174
SAT Reading
480-597
SAT Math
462-577
Students Submitting SAT
85%
ACT Range
20-26
ACT English
20-27
ACT Math
18-26
ACT Writing
Students Submitting ACT
27%

Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline
August 1
Early Decision Deadline
Early Action Deadline
November 15
Offers Early Decision
No
Offers Early Action
Yes
Application Fee
$30
Accepts Common App
Accepts Coalition App
No

Admissions Requirements

What Really Matters When Applying
  • High School GPA
    Required
  • High School Rank
    Neither required nor recommended
  • High School Transcript
    Required
  • College Prep Courses
    Neither required nor recommended
  • SAT/ACT
    Required
  • Recommendations
    Required
Poll
79%
of students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant.19 responses
Poll
74%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers.19 responses
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