As Iowa's Standout Christian College, Northwestern delivers a standout academic experience in a Christ-centered community. We offer 135+ academic programs with personal attention in small classes, elite research experiences, and world-class internship opportunities.
Northwestern College is a private, religious school in the town of Orange City, Iowa. Northwestern College was founded in 1882. The college currently enrolls around 1,531 students a year, including 1,071 undergraduates.
It is moderately difficult to get into Northwestern College. Northwestern College admitted 83% of all applicants in 2022. In 2022, 973 out of 1,172 total applicants were accepted.
|Northwestern College Admissions Facts At-A-Glance|
|Overall Acceptance Rate||83%|
|Early Decision Acceptance Rate||ED not offered|
|Early Action Acceptance Rate||EA not offered|
|Test Optional||May require tests|
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Northwestern College is locatedin Orange City, Iowa,.
If you are interested in seeing Northwestern College for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take U.S. Highway 60 to Orange City, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Sioux Gateway.
You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Northwestern College and Orange City are like without leaving home.
First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Northwestern College is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Northwestern College is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
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Wondering what life at Northwestern College is like? There are approximately 1,531 students enrolled at Northwestern College, including 1,071 undergraduate students and 460 graduate students. 91% percent of students attend school full-time, 56% percent are from IA and 44% percent of students are from other states.
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