Northwestern College is Affiliated With the Reformed Church in America 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 Reformed Church in America faith interests you, check out our ranking of The Best Reformed Church in America Colleges and Universities.
NWC Has a Disability Services Site
For more information on policies and accommodations that the college provides to ensure all students get the opportunity to participate, you can visit NWC Disability Services.
NWC for the Military
While not a "service academy", NWC does offer support for veterans and those seeking a career in the armed forces. For more information on policies related to veterans, you can visit NWC Veteran Services . For more information, check out our NWC for Veterans Guide.
Freshmen Living Arrangements at Northwestern College
NWC 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 Northwestern College
NWC has a comparatively small, student body. There were 1,041 undergraduates in 2018. Full-time attendance was 997 (95.8%). Part-time attendance was 44 (4.2%).
Northwestern College is Ranked #1,024 for Overall Diversity
Compared to other colleges and universities across the nation, NWC is about average in terms of overall diversity. We rank NWC #1024 out of 2,179.
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.
Northwestern College Competes in the NIAA
NWC has a total of 367 student athletes, 217 men and 150 women who compete in inter-collegiate athletics.
|Total Revenue (all teams)||$5,171,080|
|Total Expenses (all teams)||$5,171,080|
For more information about athletics including per-team sizes, coaching and scholarships check out our Guide to Northwestern College Athletics