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grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B minus
  2. Value
    grade B minus
  3. Diversity
    grade B
  4. Campus
    grade A
  5. Athletics
    grade B minus
  6. Party Scene
    grade C minus
  7. Professors
    grade C+
  8. Location
    grade B+
  9. Dorms
    grade A+
  10. Campus Food
    grade A minus
  11. Student Life
    grade B minus
  12. Safety
    grade A

About

3003 Snelling Ave N
Saint Paul, MN 55113
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (with football)
Athletic Conference
Upper Midwest Athletic Conference
From University of Northwestern - St. Paul

Northwestern students come from every walk of life, at every point of their education. Whether you are a high school student, traditional undergraduate student, an adult or a graduate student, we have a supportive, Gospel-centered curriculum tailored for you. You can choose from more than 75 degree options that feature caring professors and staff to help you grow, find an internship, plan your job search, and even gain career coaching after you've graduated. We'd love to introduce you to faculty and answer any questions you have.

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University of Northwestern - St. Paul Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Application Deadline
August 1
Acceptance Rate
92%
SAT Range
1110-1330
ACT Range
21-28
Application Fee
$25
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
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Cost

Net Price
$23,085 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$20,298 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade C+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
17:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
90%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 50 responses
79%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 56 responses
57%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 56 responses

Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
6
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
1
Online Associates Programs
1
Online Bachelor's Programs
4
How Students Learn
  • All
    36%
  • None
    51%
  • Some
    13%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
2,073 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
1,303
Undergrads Over 25
4%
Pell Grant
30%
Varsity Athletes
22%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 33 responses
  • Striving to be on the "right path"
    39%
  • Striving to honor Christ
    39%
  • Students are very different here.
    18%
  • Students that are forced to be there by parents
    3%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
88%
Poll
93%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 42 responses
Poll
49%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 69 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 37 responses
  • Loving, Christ-centered community
    54%
  • Christian
    30%
  • Like living in a bubble (a nice bubble, but...)
    5%
  • Waste of time and money. go somewhere else
    5%
  • A welcoming Christian school for adult learners.
    3%
  • Underrated
    3%

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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$38,500 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
68%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
92%
National
83%
89%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 28 responses

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