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Northwest University Campus Life

Housing

Dorms
B+
Based on housing cost, capacity, student reviews and additional factors.
On-Campus Housing Available
Yes
Freshmen Required to Live on Campus
No
Freshmen Live On-Campus
93%
Undergrads in College Housing
Average Housing Cost
Poll
37%
of students say overall dorm quality is great.27 responses
Poll
69%
of students say the dorms' social atmosphere is great.55 responses

Food

Campus Food
B-
Based on meal plan cost and student reviews on the food.
Meal Plan Available
Yes
Average Meal Plan Cost
Poll
What are the best food options on campus?
Based on 64 responses
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  • The Aerie Coffee Shop
    27%
  • On and off campus
    19%
  • Starbucks
    13%
  • Subway
    13%
  • There is not much on campus options
    11%
  • Grocery stores
    9%
  • Met Market
    8%
27%
of students highly rate the dining facilities.30 responses

Campus Quality

Campus
B+
Based on quality of housing, food services, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Life
A-
Based on campus diversity, social scene, student reviews, and additional factors.
Poll
What is your overall opinion of your school and the campus community?
Based on 28 responses
  • I love everything about my school and have a lot of campus pride.
    32%
  • I like mostly everything about my school, but there are some things I wish were different.
    64%
  • The school community is okay-we're all just here for an education, nothing more.
    4%

Safety

Safety
A+
Based on crimes on campus, local area crime rates, and student reviews.
Poll
89%
of students say they feel extremely safe and secure on campus.36 responses
Poll
How does peer pressure affect students' use of drugs and alcohol?
Based on 22 responses
  • You can have a great social life without drugs or alcohol.
    95%
  • Most people partake in some form, but no one treats you differently if you don't.
    5%
Poll
How visible are the campus police on campus?
Based on 25 responses
  • Extremely present and willing to assist students.
    40%
  • There if you need them but not overbearing.
    44%
  • Just there to bust up parties or give out parking tickets.
    4%
  • Not very visible.
    8%
  • We have campus police?
    4%

Sports

Poll
How popular are varsity sports on campus?
Based on 51 responses
  • Almost everything on campus revolves around them.
    4%
  • Varsity sports are a big part of campus life.
    47%
  • Varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.
    35%
  • No one pays attention to varsity sports.
    14%
Men's Varsity Sports
Basketball, Soccer
Women's Varsity Sports
Basketball, Volleyball, Softball, Soccer

Clubs & Activities

Clubs Offered
Music
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What are your favorite campus events or traditions?
Based on 12 responses
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  • Floor Retreat
    58%
  • SEW
    17%
  • Achievement Ceromonies
    8%
  • Dance Marathon
    8%
  • Tailgates
    8%

Party Scene

Party Scene
C+
Based on access to bars and student reviews on the party scene.
Poll
What is the party scene like on campus?
Based on 26 responses
  • Good parties are few and far between.
    8%
  • Parties? What parties?
    92%
Poll
What is the biggest party event of the year?
Based on 22 responses
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  • Screaming Eagles Week
    45%
  • It is a Christian School; no drinking on campus
    41%
  • Pursuit
    9%
  • End of academic year barbeque
    5%

Greek Life

Men in Fraternities
Women in Sororities
95%
of students say they don't have Greek life.41 responses
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