Northwest Nazarene University is Affiliated With the Church of the Nazarene Faith.
Some, but not all, schools with a religious affiliation may require a statement of faith or religious studies component. Contact the school to see what their requirements are. If an affinity with the Church of the Nazarene faith interests you, check out our ranking of The Best Church of the Nazarene Colleges and Universities.
NNU Has a Disability Services Site
For more information on policies and accommodations that the university provides to ensure all students get the opportunity to participate, you can visit NNU Disability Services.
NNU for the Military
While not a "service academy", NNU does offer support for veterans and those seeking a career in the armed forces. Undergraduates have access to one or more ROTC programs and there is an active student veterans group on campus. For more information on policies related to veterans, you can visit NNU Veteran Services . For more information, check out our NNU for Veterans Guide.
Freshmen Living Arrangements at Northwest Nazarene University
NNU offers on-campus housing, but freshmen are not required to take advantage of it. In the end though, most do choose to live in the dorms.
* Data compiled from students who received financial aid, including loans.
Full-time vs. Part-time Studies at Northwest Nazarene University
NNU has a comparatively small, student body. There were 1,483 undergraduates in 2019. Full-time attendance was 1,089 (73.4%). Part-time attendance was 394 (26.6%).
Northwest Nazarene University is Ranked #1,127 for Overall Diversity
Compared to other colleges and universities across the nation, NNU is more diverse than average in terms of overall diversity. We rank NNU #1127 out of 3,514.
The chart below shows each element that we looked at to determine this ranking, and how that metric compares to the national average. 100 would indicate excellent diversity in each category, and 1 would mean poor diversity.
Northwest Nazarene University Competes in the NCAA
NNU has a total of 221 student athletes, 129 men and 92 women who compete in inter-collegiate athletics.
|Total Revenue (all teams)||$3,693,928|
|Total Expenses (all teams)||$3,682,409|
For more information about athletics including per-team sizes, coaching and scholarships check out our Guide to Northwest Nazarene University Athletics