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University of Northwestern – St. Paul
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  • 4 Year
  • SAINT PAUL, MN

Report Card

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

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
82%
SAT Range
1110-1330
ACT Range
21-28
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Recommended
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
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Cost

Net Price
$22,965 / 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
$22,122 / 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
15:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
89%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 131 responses
87%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 153 responses
68%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 153 responses

Majors

Online

Programs Offered Entirely Online
1
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
1
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    19%
  • On Campus
    44%
  • Online
    37%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,883 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
1,278
Undergrads Over 25
4%
Pell Grant
36%
Varsity Athletes
25%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 130 responses
  • Striving to honor Christ
    39%
  • Striving to be on the "right path"
    18%
  • There is a wide-variety of students at this school
    17%
  • Students are very different here.
    9%
  • Invested in community
    8%
  • Independent
    2%
  • Naive and judgmental
    2%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
88%
Poll
91%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 139 responses
Poll
51%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 166 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 134 responses
  • Loving, Christ-centered community
    56%
  • Christian
    13%
  • Christ-centered community sheltered bubble
    10%
  • Home away from home
    6%
  • Like living in a bubble (a nice bubble, but...)
    5%
  • A welcoming Christian school for adult learners.
    2%
  • Waste of time and money. go somewhere else
    2%

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%
90%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 50 responses

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