Northwestern University

Acceptance Rate 9 %
SAT Average 1,495
Tuition & Fees $56,691
Student Population 22,127
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $41,435

Northwestern Academic Overview

Northwestern University (Northwestern) is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in Evanston, Illinois. It is a Research University (very high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2020 tuition & fees of Northwestern University is $56,691 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and total 22,127 students are enrolled into Northwestern. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 9% and the graduation rate is 94% last year.
The salary after graduation from Northwestern University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $93,400. You can check the average salary by major program at area of study page.

Northwestern 2020 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in academic year 2019-2020, Northwestern University tuition and fees are $56,691 for all students. For graduate schools, its 2020 tuition and fees are $56,567 for all graduate students.
Northwestern University 2020 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] Northwestern University 2019-2020 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics at Northwestern

Next chart illustrates the 2020 key academic stats at Northwestern. The acceptance rate of Northwestern is 9% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 55%. The average graduation rate is 94% and no students have transferred out from the school. Total 22,127 students are attending Northwestern including both undergraduate and graduate students and the student to faculty ratio is 6 to 1. The average received amount of financial aid is $41,435 and 56 students received grants of scholarship aid (0.65% of total undergraduate students). Total 22,127 students are attending Northwestern including both undergraduate and graduate students and the student to faculty ratio is 6 to 1.
[Chart] Northwestern University Academic Statistics
Acceptance Rate for Northwestern University is 9 %.
Graduation Rate for Northwestern University is 94 %
Retention Rate for Northwestern University is 97 %
Student Population for Northwestern University is 22,127
Student to Faculty Rate for Northwestern University is 6 %
The average received amount of financial aid is $41,435 at Northwestern University.

Northwestern University Directory Information

Directory Information - Northwestern University
Address633 Clark St, Evanston, IL 60208
Online Applicationwww.northwestern.edu/admissions/
Financial Aidwww.northwestern.edu/admissions/
Net Price Calculatorhttps://npc.collegeboard.org/student/app/northwestern
Veterans Tuitionwww.chicagofinancialaid.northwestern.edu/veteran-resources/
Disability Servicewww.northwestern.edu/accessiblenu/about-us/our-office/

Offered Degrees at Northwestern University

Northwestern offers 793 major programs through online and on-site education where 9 programs are available through distance learning. Next table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Programs at Northwestern University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
One but less than two years certificate480
Bachelor's Degree2300
Post Bachelor's Degree220
Master's Degree2949
Post Master's Degree350
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship1540
Doctor's degree - professional practice100

Special Learning Opportunities

Northwestern University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for 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. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities at Northwestern University
Online ClassGraduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:3,977)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $6,526)

Veterans Benefits

Northwestern University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits at Northwestern University
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