Northern Arizona University is a public, state college in the town of Flagstaff, Arizona. NAU was founded in 1899. The college currently enrolls around 28,718 students a year, including 24,168 undergrads.
It is moderately difficult to get into NAU. NAU admitted 78% of all applicants in 2022. In 2022, 33,592 out of 42,872 total applicants were accepted.
|Northern Arizona University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance|
|Overall Acceptance Rate||78%|
|Early Decision Acceptance Rate||ED not offered|
|Early Action Acceptance Rate||EA not offered|
|Test Optional||May require tests|
|Applicants Submitting SAT scores||10%|
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Northern Arizona University is locatedin Flagstaff, Arizona,.
If you are interested in seeing NAU for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take I-40 and I-17 to Flagstaff, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Flagstaff Pulliam.
You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Northern Arizona University and Flagstaff are like without leaving home.
First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to NAU is Aug 1.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to NAU is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
Reading SAT Range
1260 and Above
1070 to 1260
1070 and Less
The median SAT score for NAU students is 1165. Applicants with SAT scores of 1260 and above have a good chance of being admitted to NAU, while applicants with SAT scores between 1070 to 1260 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1070 have a low chance of being offered a spot at NAU.
Wondering what life at NAU is like? There are approximately 28,718 students enrolled at NAU, including 24,168 undergraduate students and 4,550 graduate students. 82% percent of students attend school full-time, 68% percent are from AZ and 32% percent of students are from other states.
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