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Northwestern University

Evanston, IL 4-Year Private
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About Northwestern University

Northwestern University is a 4-year private school located in Evanston, IL. It is a suburban college that enrolls 8,327 undergraduate students. Admissions is most selective as the Northwestern University acceptance rate is 9%.

College Info

633 Clark St Evanston, IL 60208

Campus Setting: Suburban

Northwestern University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Jan 3

Transfer Applications are Due

Mar 15

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Northwestern University is Jan 3.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Northwestern University is Mar 15.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Northwestern University ACT Scores

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ACT Range

33 - 35

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

35 and Above

Good

33 to 35

Avg

33 and Less

Low

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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Northwestern University is 33. Students with an ACT score of 35 and above have a good chance of getting into Northwestern University. Students with an ACT score that falls between 33 and 35 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 33 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

Northwestern University SAT Scores

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Composite SAT Range

1480 - 1580

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Math SAT Range

740 - 790

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Reading SAT Range

700 - 760

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1580 and Above

Good

1480 to 1580

Avg

1480 and Less

Low

SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Northwestern University students is 1510. Applicants with SAT scores of 1580 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Northwestern University, while applicants with SAT scores between 1480 to 1580 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1480 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Northwestern University.

Northwestern University Tuition & Fees

The annual list price to attend Northwestern University on a full time basis for in state students is $53,178. This fee is comprised of $48,624 for tuition, $2,457 room and board , $1,638 for books and supplies, and $459 for other fees. Out of state tuition for Northwestern University is $53,178, the same as IL residents.

Tuition & Fees

$53,178

In State

$53,178

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$48,624
$48,624
Fees
$459
$459
Housing
$2,457
$2,457
Books
$1,638
$1,638

Student Life

Wondering what life at Northwestern University is like? There are approximately 21,946 students enrolled at Northwestern University, including 8,327 undergraduate students and 13,619 graduate students. 98% percent of students attend school full-time, 96% percent are from IL and 4% percent of students are from other states.

98%

Full Time

2%

Part Time

96%

In State

4%

Out-of-State

Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC. All rights reserved.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

21,946

Campus Settings

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

9%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$49,047

Out-of-State

$49,047

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Jan 3
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