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Latest News: Money Magazine Ranks Northwest University Nationally as a Top 20 Private University for Value.   Read More

US News 2016 Best Value

Unleashing Student Potential Since 1934

Northwest University is a regionally accredited, private, non-profit Christian university offering associate, bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees. Established in 1934, NU has been driven by its mission to build a learning community dedicated to spiritual vitality, academic excellence, and empowered engagement with human need.

Northwest University—grow your faith and education near Seattle, Washington.

Academic Programs
Undergraduate Programs


Traditional 4-Year Experience
Bachelor's Degree | Transfer

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Evening and Graduate Programs

Evening & Graduate

Meets On Campus At Night
Bachelor's | Master's | Doctoral

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Online Programs

Online Programs

Meets Anytime, Anywhere
Bachelor's | Master's | Certificate

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Transfer Students Find A Home Here

If you're a transfer student looking for a great university experience, NU is a great choice. Christ-centered. Community oriented. Career-minded. And we make the transfer process a breeze. Let us show you all we have to offer.

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Want to See What’s Possible?

Whether you are seeking your first degree or an advanced degree, Northwest University can help make it possible. If you have questions, we’re here to help.

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New Student Orientation 2016

It’s here! New Student Orientation 2016: Thursday, August 25 – Sunday, August 28. The coming school year is set to be a remarkable one.

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