How to Apply

How to Apply

Application Due Dates:

  • Summer semester: 4/1
  • Fall semester: 6/1
  • Spring semester: 10/15

Start Application

Start a new Application

Continue Application

Note: For applications that were started before Oct. 18, 2016.

Continue an Application

Contact us with any questions that you may have:

Application Procedures (for your records)

  1. Download and fill out the forms:
  2. Request an official transcript from your High School and any other school you have attended to be sent directly to NU.
  3. Write a one page essay in which you introduce yourself and describe how you plan to use English in the future.
  4. Mail Application packet to:

    NU Admissions
    Northwest University
    P.O. Box 579
    Kirkland, WA 98083-0579

  5. For Faster Review: email a PDF of your application to Final acceptance will be given after paper application and application fee is received.

After You Are Accepted


  1. We will contact you with the next steps to secure Housing on campus.
  2. Check your email regularly for information regarding arrival dates & airport pickup, class registration and orientation.
  3. Email us if you have any questions—We are excited to have you join the NU community!

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