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Northwest Christian University

Eugene, OR

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Northwest Christian University

Overview

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

Location & Contact

Address 828 E. 11th Ave.
Eugene, OR  97401-3745
United States
Contact Kacie Gerdrum
Dean of Admissions
Email: kgerdrum@nwcu.edu
Phone: 541-684-7288
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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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics 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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Theology And Religious Vocations Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

479
Applied
299
Accepted
593
Enrolled
62%
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Female Admissions

286
Females Applied
185
Females Accepted
65%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

193
Males Applied
114
Males Accepted
59%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

0
Application Fee
3.45
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 25th % Info icon 75th % Info icon
SAT Critical Reading 526 470 590
SAT Math 530 465 580
ACT Composite 20 18 23

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

31,200
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Fees

210
Full-time student fees
9,700
Room & board
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No

Financial Aid

24,320
Avg. Financial Aid Package
24,715
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
18,571
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,716
Avg. Loan Aid
10,045
Avg. Grant Aid
19,989
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
78%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
24%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

593
Total Undergrad students
1%
International Students
21%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 6.49%
Black or African American 4.86%
White or Caucasian 71.53%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.8%
Asian 2.34%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 1.08%
Two or more races 9.91%
Other 0.9%

Gender

Male (39.46%)
Female (60.54%)

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 78%

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

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Athletics

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Men's Sports

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

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Basketball No Checkmark Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Golf No Checkmark Checkmark
Soccer No Checkmark Checkmark
Softball No Checkmark Checkmark
Track And Field No Checkmark Checkmark
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Faculty

76
Total Faculty
15:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 26
Part-time - 50
Male - 30
Female - 36