605
Students
Financial aid thermometer
21,511
Avg. Financial Aid
Minimal
Admission Difficulty
68
280/407
Acceptance Rate
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Northwest Christian University is a Comprehensive institution located in Eugene, OR, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 828 E. 11th Avenue
Eugene, OR  97401-3745
United States
Contact Kassia Galick
Assistant Director of Undergraduate Admissions
Email: kgalick@nwcu.edu
Phone: 541-684-7334
Fax: 541-684-7317

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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History Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Theology And Religious Vocations Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

407
Applied
280
Accepted
605
Enrolled
69%
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Female Admissions

274
Females Applied
188
Females Accepted
69%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

133
Males Applied
92
Males Accepted
69%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

0
Application Fee
3.38
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Essay
A minimum high school GPA of 2.5
Required for some programs Transcript of high school record
Recommended Interview

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen Not reported Not reported Yes
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 525 473 568
SAT Math 513 470 550
ACT Composite 21 17 23

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

29,850
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Fees

200
Full-time student fees
9,300
Room & board
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Financial Aid

21,511
Avg. Financial Aid Package
24,111
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
21,100
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,245
Avg. Loan Aid
9,148
Avg. Grant Aid
17,800
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
99% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
70%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
16%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

605
Total undergrad students
1%
International Students
25%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 6.45%
Black or African American 4.63%
White or Caucasian 70.08%
American Indian or Alaska Native 3.47%
Asian 5.79%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 1.16%
Two or more races 6.28%
Other 1.16%

Gender

Male (39.17%)
Female (60.83%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 68%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Embrace the City (community service), Beacon Madness (athletic prep rally) and Beacon Nights (Friday night events)

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Embrace the City (community service), FeMystique (Social justice club), Beacon Boards (game board club), History Club and Psychology Club

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
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Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Golf No Checkmark Checkmark
Soccer No Checkmark Checkmark
Softball No No No
Track And Field No Checkmark Checkmark
Volleyball Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
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Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
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Faculty

82
Total Faculty
15:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 33
Part-time - 49
Male - 41
Female - 41