Good to Know

Northwestern University is a private research university in Evanston, Illinois. Founded in 1851, Northwestern is the oldest chartered university in Illinois and is ranked among the most prestigious academic institutions in the world. NU is composed of twelve schools and colleges, Northwestern offers 124 undergraduate degrees and 145 graduate and professional degrees.

Rankings

Majors in Demand:

  • Biology

  • Communication

  • Economics

  • Journalism

  • Social Science

9

(National Universities)

30

(QS World Ranking)

Location

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Enrollment

8,194

Acceptance Rate

9%

Personal Statement

Required

Application Method(s)

CGPA

3.0

SAT / ACT

Yes

Fees

English Proficiency

111

TOEFL

-

IELTS

$79,197

Total

$60,984 / $18,213

Tuition / Living

Scholarship

Accepted

DET

Deadlines

1 Nov

Fall (Freshmen)

1 Mar

Fall (Transfer)

updated: April 2022