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.
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
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 St. Olaf.
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
Financial aid & cost
University of Northwestern – St. Paul
Office of Admissions
3003 Snelling Avenue North
St. Paul, MN55113