What if education could go beyond a degree or career to firmly establish your God-given purpose? At UNW, we will give you what you need to strengthen your academic skills, develop lasting relationships, grow in your Christian faith, and prepare for God's call on your life. And we are committed to honoring the work done by students at other colleges and want to make your transition as smooth as possible.

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Undergraduate student profile

3,289 Total undergraduate students
13% Domestic students of color or Native American students
63% Students who are female
20% Students who are transfers 
95% Students who are under 25
2% Enrolled students who are non-traditional

Credit Transfer

A transfer credit evaluation may be requested to determine how your credits will apply to your desired major at Northwestern. Northwestern accepts coursework with grades of C- or higher from accredited and some non-accredited institutions. Classes are evaluated for transfer on a course-by-course basis. Learn more about transferring credit to Northwestern.

Maximum number of credits that can transfer
Must take 50 percent of major core at UNW. Gen Ed requirements vary by incoming transfer standing.

Number of credits required for degree

Minimum cumulative GPA required

Minimum grade required for a course to transfer

Block transfer accepted


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Application deadlines
Fall term: Aug. 15
Spring term: Dec. 15

Application fee

Where electronic transcripts must be sent
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Financial aid & cost

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Tuition and fees

Scholarships are based on college transcripts. Learn more about UNW scholarships.

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