Northwest University Blog

NU Sponsors “Faith and Family Day” with Seattle Mariners

On Saturday, July 7, 2018, Northwest University will sponsor the Seattle Mariners’ Faith and Family Day at Safeco field. We are thrilled to partner with the Mariners to bring you a full day of baseball, music, and much more.

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Jobs Around Campus

Many students have part-time jobs during their time at Northwest University. If you’re interested in working while attending NU, you’re in luck. There are plenty of jobs, both on and off campus, that are perfect for college students’ busy schedules.  

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To Bring or Not to Bring

When moving into the residence hall, creative planning and careful coordinating with your roommate can yield some great results. We’ve identified some things you might want to consider bringing to campus AND we’ve specified some things you cannot bring to campus. 

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Surefire Strategies for Finding the Right College

Most students wrestle with the answer to the question of what they want to do after college. This common conversation piece involves some really big life considerations: career, faith, family, hobbies, hopes, goals, and dreams. Yet the question is not so much about an unknown someday. Instead, God prepares us in the present. Through the following steps, your journey to campus becomes just as important as life after college. 

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NU Adds Orchestra and Wind Ensemble

NU’s music department is currently seeking musicians who play woodwind, brass, string, or percussion instruments! Why? Because the University is building on its current instrumental program with both a wind ensemble and an orchestra. 2018-19 is going to be a great year for music.

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The Essence of Christ-Centered Leadership

When we examine the life of Jesus, we see that he cared immensely about developing people. Our Savior was deeply committed to ensuring that those around him had what they needed to walk fully in their calling. Through Jesus’ relationship with his disciples, we come to know him as an influencer, teacher, mentor, and servant. These leadership characteristics enabled him to lead and develop future leaders with the capacity to advance the Kingdom of Heaven.

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New Honors Program Begins At Northwest University

Core to NU’s mission is a resolute commitment to academic excellence. It is our goal to raise up exceptional scholars who approach the world with a relentless curiosity and who glorify God by expressing their discipline and intellect to the highest degree possible. It is out of this same mission our new honors program was born.

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Five Things to do in Kirkland

It’s now officially summer, and we truly believe that the Pacific Northwest is one of the most beautiful places to spend this season. Kirkland in particular is exceptionally beautiful this time of year. From the forest trails to Lake Washington, we are blessed that our campus is located in such a pristine area. 

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Northwest University’s 2018 Graduation Festivities

As the end of the academic year nears, graduating students and their loved ones eagerly await the 2018 Commencement Ceremony.

This year’s graduation festivities kick off with the Baccalaureate Chapel on Friday, April 27, and conclude with the 2018 Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, May 5.

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A Next-Generation Ph.D. Program

Ph.D. This abbreviation is attached to the names of around 55,000 people every year in the United States, 75 percent of them graduating in science-related fields. But those three letters carry more than a degree designation.

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