Freshmen and Running Start Students
Incoming Freshman for Fall Semester. Must achieve a High School GPA of 3.75, and score at least a 1840 on the SAT or score at least a 28 on the ACT. Once the GPA and one of the score criteria have been met, an individual portfolio must be submitted.
Presidential - may not receive with other Institutional Scholarships or Tuition Credits (Pastors, District Youth Director, Academic, Talent, Northwest University Success, Bible Quiz, or Debate).
Provost - May not receive with the following Institutional Aid: Academic, Northwest University Success, Northwest University Tuition Credits.
Up to three full tuition Presidential Scholarships and three half-tuition Provost’s Scholarships per year (maximum of eight semesters). Additional scholarships may be awarded.
Individual portfolio must be postmarked by February 15.
Applicant must submit an individual portfolio.
Please limit your portfolio to a maximum of 10 pages, excluding references.
Examples of Portfolios:
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Must be enrolled for full-time study, maintain a 3.30 cumulative GPA at Northwest University (renewable with a 3.00 for the first semester only), and reside on-campus.