Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many colleges have suspended or relaxed some admitted student requirements and extended decision and enrollment deposit deadlines. We recommend that you contact the colleges to which you have been accepted directly for the most updated and accurate information.

Northwest Nazarene, founded in 1913, is a private, church-affiliated, liberal arts university. Its 119-acre campus is located in Nampa.

Website: www.nnu.edu/home

Private
Co-ed
1,225
Undergraduate
Students
(61.4%) 734 Women
(41.1%) 491 Men
629
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
86% of 1,666 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
February 1

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.59
SAT Math
Not reported
SAT EBRW
Not reported
ACT Composite
Not reported
See more

Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$45,390
Tuition and Fees
$32,630
Room and Board
$8,800
Average Percent of Need Met
72%
Average Freshman Award
$27,351
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$27,339
See more

Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
111
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 29% of classes
10-19 students: 32% of classes
20-29 students: 22% of classes
30-39 students: 6% of classes
40-49 students: 7% of classes
50-99 students: 4% of classes
See more

Campus Life

Nampa Population
86,518
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Boise
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
66% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division II
Mascot
Crusaders
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
See more

Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.3% American Indian/Alaskan Native
1.6% Asian
1.6% Black/African-American
12.8% Hispanic/Latino
3.5% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.4% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
78.3% White
1.5% Unknown
International Students
2.1%
First-Year Students Returning
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
49.8%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
See more

A portion of the College Profile data is provided under license by:
Peterson's Undergraduate and Undergraduate Financial Aid Databases, copyright © 2020 Peterson's LLC. All rights reserved.