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North Park University

Chicago, IL 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate52%

About North Park University

At North Park, you’ll be at the center of a dynamic learning community, rooted in the Christian faith and engaged in a world-class city. We’re home to cutting-edge facilities, outstanding faculty, and world-class academics. You’ll experience sports, the arts, and chapel, all in the midst of a vibrant, park-like campus. All this, plus access to the exceptional resources of Chicago.

North Park University is a private, religious university in the city of Chicago, Illinois. North Park University was founded in 1891. The college currently enrolls around 3,138 students a year, including 2,213 undergrad students.

2009 Acceptance Rate for North Park University

It is moderately difficult to get into North Park University. In 2009, North Park University accepted 52% of applicants. In 2009, 3,961 students applied to North Park University and 2,073 were admitted.

North Park University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 52%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.1
Test Optional May require tests
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 19%

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North Park University is located in the city of Chicago, Illinois,.

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College Info

3225 West Foster Avenue Chicago, IL 60625-4895

Campus Setting: Urban

North Park University Application Deadline

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Wondering what life at North Park University is like? There are approximately 3,138 students enrolled at North Park University, including 2,213 undergraduate students and 925 graduate students. 82% percent of students attend school full-time, 70% percent are from IL and 30% percent of students are from other states.


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