Prospective students who demonstrate potential to positively influence the University of Northwestern community through character, depth, abilities or background will be shown preference in the admission process.
The Northwestern Eagles are part of NCAA-Division III. We offer 20 varsity sports as well as intramurals throughout the year. Visit unweagles.com.
100% of Northwestern traditional undergraduate students receive some type of financial aid.
Typical financial aid package for new freshmen (2016-17):
FAFSA code: 002371
For the 2018-19 FAFSA, families can submit the FAFSA staring October 1 using 2016 tax data. This allows parents to simply use the IRS Data Retrieval tool imbedded within the FAFSA to make the transfer of tax information quick and automatic.
Priority is given to students who apply before May 1. For more information, feel free to contact the Financial Aid Office at 866-853-2455.
3,319 Total Undergraduate Students
193 Total Graduate Students
Top 10 states:
2,850 — Minnesota (86%)
171 — Wisconsin
90 — Iowa
21 — Nebraska
21 — Illinois
20 — North Dakota
19 — South Dakota
16 — Texas
13 — California
10 — Colorado