How much does Northwest University cost?

Northwest University Cost of Attendance
In-state $30,320
Out-of-state $30,320
On-Campus Room and Board $8,400
Off-Campus Room and Board $6,800
Average Annual Cost $22,547
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $18,539
$30,000-$48,000 $16,064
$48,000-$75,000 $19,121
$75,000-$110,000 $22,671
Over $110,000 $27,331

Northwest University Financial Aid and Debt


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Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 98% $17,623
Federal Grants 35% $4,618
Pell grants 35% $4,222
Other federal grants 25% $494
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 22% $9,194
Institutional grants or scholarships 98% $14,931
Student loan aid 76% $10,370
Federal student loans 76% $9,860
Other student loans 10% $13,347

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Take a foreign language class 186 Up to $5,000
Have work experience 195 Up to $10,000
Visit a college campus 301 Up to $6,000
Have perfect attendance for a year 220 Up to $2,000
Attend a summer program 152 Up to $6,000
Do community service 297 Up to $500
Take a challenging class 317 Up to $3,000

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Northwest University Admissions

What is Northwest University's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 97%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 77% of applicants
SAT Reading 510-630
SAT Math 500-600
SAT Writing 420-540
ACT Submissions 34% of applicants
Composite Score 19-26

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Northwest University Campus Life


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Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 950
Living on campus
Transfer Students 100%
Under Age 25
Gender Balance

Student Diversity

Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
Hispanic or Latino
Black or African American
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
American Indian or Alaska Native

Northwest University Graduation Success

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About Northwest University

We, the people of Northwest University, carry the call of God by continually building a learning community dedicated to spiritual vitality, academic excellence, and empowered engagement with human need.


5520 108th Ave NE
Kirkland, WA

Type Private
Profit Status not-for-profit
Category Baccalaureate Colleges
Setting Large Suburb
* Financial aid is only available for those who qualify