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Northwestern University

Instate Tuition (2013-2014)
Out-of-state Tuition (2013-2014)

Northwestern Address

General info:(312) 491-3741
Financial aid office:(847) 491-7400
Admissions office:(847) 491-7271University Homepage

Tuition + Northwestern Housing (2013-2014)

Meals Per Week:19

Undergrad Application Fee: $75
Grad Application Fee:$95

Tuition Payment Plan:Yes
Campus Housing Capacity:4,724
Freshman Must Live on Campus: No

University Makeup (2013-2014)

# of Undergrads: 11,327
# of Grad students: 13,771
Total Students: 25,098




American Indian



Pacific Islander




Financial Aid

65% First time, full time students receive federal aid and the average amount is $713

6% of students receive State/Local grants and the average amount is $4,626

54% receive instiutional grants and the average institutional award is $30,177

35% receive student loans and the average amount is $5,800Net Price CalculatorFinancial Aid Website
Private not-for-profit 4 year or above Institution
Research Universities (very high research activity)
Doctoral/Research Universities--Extensive

Special Programs

MD Medical Program
Law Program
Teacher Certifications

Admissions Requirements

Secondary School Record Required
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank N/A
Test Scores Required
Competencies N/A

Special Credits

HS College Credit: Yes
AP Credit: Yes
Life Experience Credit: No
Special Credits(other): No

Applicants Admitted

16% men vs 15% women admitted

Applicants vs Admissions (2013-2014)

Men Applicants:15,277
Women Applicants:16,783
Men Admitted:2,429
Women Admitted:2,483

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