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About Northwood University Michigan Campus

Northwood University, Michigan Campus is a private, nonprofit school in an small town setting in Midland, Michigan. Northwood University Michigan Campus was founded in 1959 and now enrolls around 1,344 students a year, including 1,057 undergrads.

Northwood University Michigan Campus offers housing for up to 934 students. The majority of students live on-campus and first year-students are required to live in campus housing.About 0% of students stay on-campus during the weekends..

Northwood University Michigan Campus's endowment was valued at $97.869 million in 2021. The institution spends around $7,000 for each full-time student enrolled. Northwood University Michigan Campus employs one full-time professor for every 14 undergrads enrolled.

2021 Northwood University Michigan Campus Admissions Facts At-a Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Overall Acceptance Rate 77%
Average GPA 3.4
Mean ACT score 22
Tuition $28,020

Northwood University Michigan Campus Regular Decision Deadline 2022

Northwood University Michigan Campus Early Admission

Northwood University, Michigan Campus does not offer early decision or early action.

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Northwood University Michigan Campus Acceptance Rate

It is moderately difficult to get into Northwood University Michigan Campus. Around 77% of applicants get into Northwood University Michigan Campus each year. In 2021, 793 out of 1,036 total applicants were accepted.

Northwood University Michigan Campus Waitlist 2021

Northwood University Michigan Campus reports that no students were waitlisted or admitted off the waitlist in the most recent year.

How Do I Get Into Northwood University, Michigan Campus?

Northwood University Michigan Campus is considered moderately difficult to get into. Every admissions committee has a different way of evaulating applicants, but most look at a combination of grades, test scoes, activities, as well as essays and recommendations. To apply to Northwood University Michigan Campus, applicants must submit the following items.

Northwood University Michigan Campus Application Requirements

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Written Essay or Personal Statement
Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale) 2.0
Interview
Letter(s) of Recommendation 1
Transcript of High School Record

Northwood University Michigan Campus Average GPA and Test Scores

The average high school GPA for a student admitted to Northwood University Michigan Campus is 3.4 out of 4.0. The mean ACT score for Northwood University Michigan Campus students is 22.

Visit the Admissions tab above for more on how to apply to Northwood University Michigan Campus.

Is Northwood University Michigan Campus Test Optional?

Northwood University Michigan Campus is not test optional. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

Out of all applicants, 84% submitted the SAT. 25% submitted the ACT.


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Dorms at Northwood University Michigan Campus

Yes! Northwood University Michigan Campus provides on-campus housing for up to 934 students.

Northwood University Michigan Campus students are active in the school's Student Government Association, intramural sports/club sports and United Way. Auto Show/Homecoming, Values Emphasis Week, and and Go MAD Day are a few of the events that the campus rallies behind each year.

Click the Student Life tab above to learn more about the student body and campus life at Northwood University Michigan Campus.

Financial Aid at Northwood University Michigan Campus

Northwood University Michigan Campus meets 60.9% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates. First-year students that attend Northwood University Michigan Campus full-time are awarded $26,606 a year in financial aid, on average.

The 2022-2023 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2021

Some aid is available on a first-come, first-serve basis, so fill out the FAFSA asap. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! You should never have to pay to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), so be very wary of anyone asking you for money.

Is Northwood University Michigan Campus a Good School?

Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Admissions difficulty and admitted student statistics can give you a sense of how competitive a school is, but they don't tell you how happy or successful students are. There are a few statistics that can give you a good idea of how satisfied students are and how well a school supports its students.

Retention, graduation, and job placement statistics all give valuable information about the quality of the student experience, before and after graduation.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Northwood University Michigan Campus

Out of all the first-year, full-time undergrads who start at Northwood University Michigan Campus, around 79% return for their sophomore year. Out of the 329 students who started at Northwood University Michigan Campus as first-time freshman, 143 graduate within four years.

Northwood University Michigan Campus's six-year graduation rate for undergrads is 58%. Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61% for public schools and 67% for private.

Job Outcomes and Debt for Northwood University Michigan Campus Grads

Job placement rates after graduation, average starting salaries, and the debt students graduate with can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school. Within six months of graduating, 75% of graduates receive at least one full-time job offer.

Recent grads have an average starting salary of $48,000 a year. In 2020, students graduated with an average of $32,639 in student loans for each student with debt. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

Based on this information, how does Northwood University Michigan Campus sound? Remember, the best school for one person may not be the right school for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Northwood University Michigan Campus a good school for you?

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Where is Northwood University Michigan Campus?

Northwood University Michigan Campus is located in the small town setting of Midland, Michigan.

If you want to see Northwood University Michigan Campus for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 75 to Midland, or book a flight to the nearest airport, MBS International.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Northwood University Michigan Campus and Midland are like without leaving home.

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College Info

4000 Whiting Drive Midland, MI 48640-2398

Campus Setting: Small Town

Northwood University Michigan Campus Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Northwood University Michigan Campus is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Northwood University Michigan Campus is Continuous processing.

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

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Northwood University Michigan Campus ACT Scores

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ACT Range

19 - 25

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

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19 to 25

Avg

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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Northwood University Michigan Campus is 22. Students with an ACT score of 25 and above have a good chance of getting into Northwood University Michigan Campus. Students with an ACT score that falls between 19 and 25 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 19 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

Northwood University Michigan Campus SAT Scores

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Composite SAT Range

1000 - 1180

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Math SAT Range

500 - 590

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Reading SAT Range

490 - 590

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Northwood University Michigan Campus Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$41,830

In State

$41,830

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$28,020
$28,020
Fees
$1,460
$1,460
Housing
$11,110
$11,110
Books
$1,240
$1,240

Student Life

Wondering what life at Northwood University Michigan Campus is like? There are approximately 1,344 students enrolled at Northwood University Michigan Campus, including 1,057 undergraduate students and 287 graduate students. 96% percent of students attend school full-time, 90% percent are from MI and 10% percent of students are from other states.

96%

Full Time

4%

Part Time

90%

In State

10%

Out-of-State

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

1,344

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

77%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$29,480

Out-of-State

$29,480

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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