Northern Arizona University

Acceptance Rate 78.35 %
2023 Tuition & Fees $27,536
Student Population 28,711
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $9,701
Graduation Rate 59 %

Academic Overview

Northern Arizona University Campus, Flagstaff, AZ
Northern Arizona University is a public, four-years institute located in Flagstaff, Arizona. It is a Research University (high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $12,273 for Arizona residents and $27,536 for out-of-state students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $11,946 for Arizona residents and $21,690 for out-of-state students.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 28,711 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 78.35% and the graduation rate is 59% last year.
The salary after graduation from Northern Arizona University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $44,600. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, NAU's tuition & fees is $12,273 for Arizona residents and $27,536 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees are $11,946 for in-state students and $21,690 for out-of-state students.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
Arizona ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at NAU. The acceptance rate of NAU is 78.35% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 15.77%. The average graduation rate is 59% and no students have transferred out from the school.
The average received amount of financial aid is $9,701 and 91% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 28,711 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Northern Arizona University is 78.35 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Northern Arizona University is 59 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for Northern Arizona University is 74 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Northern Arizona University is 28,711
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Northern Arizona University is 21 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
21 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $9,701 at Northern Arizona University.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address1900 S Knoles Dr, Babbitt Administrative Center, Room 200, Flagstaff, AZ 86011-4092
Online Applicationhttps://nau.edu/admissions/how-to-apply/
Financial Aidhttps://nau.edu/office-of-scholarships-and-financial-aid/
Net Price Calculatorhttps://www7.nau.edu/finaid/NetPriceCalculator/
Veterans Tuitionhttps://in.nau.edu/veteran-and-military-services/veteran-education-benefits/
Disability Servicehttps://in.nau.edu/disability-resources/

Offered Degrees

NAU offers 234 major programs through online and on-site education where 22 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
One but less than two years certificate20
Bachelor's Degree962
Post Bachelor's Degree284
Master's Degree6511
Post Master's Degree11
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship120
Doctor's degree - professional practice31

Special Learning Opportunities

Northern Arizona University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:9,853)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $5,338)

Veterans Benefits

Northern Arizona University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges