Northern Arizona University

Flagstaff, AZ

Northern Arizona University

Flagstaff, AZ

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Tuition & Fees

$11,896

$26,642

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

Not Reported

Not Reported

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undergraduateRatios

38%

male

62%

female

19

students

1

faculty

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Moderately Selective

81%

acceptance rate

Accepted 30,523
Declined 6,863
Total Received 37,386
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Public

29,070

undergraduate students

5,220

graduate students

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Location

School Facts

Northern Arizona is a public, higher research activity university. Founded in 1899 as a teacher training school, it gained university status in 1966. Its 829-acre campus is located in Flagstaff, AZ.

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Application link Apply online
Public/private Public
Campus enrollment 34,290
Established in 1899
Coeducational Coeducational

829-acre campus in Flagstaff (population: 71,975), 145 miles from Phoenix; branch campus in Yuma. Served by air, bus, and train. School operates transportation on campus. Public transportation serves campus.

  • Campus Setting: Small-medium city

Northern Arizona University
South San Franciso Street
Flagstaff, AZ
86011-4084

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
37%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
89%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
no
Students are not required to live in school housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus
yes
Alcohol is permitted on campus to students of legal age
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% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
21%
Top 1/4
51%
Top 1/2
84%
Bottom 1/2
16%
Bottom 1/4
3%

Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

Not Reported

Not Reported

Admissions Facts

Application fee $25
Admissions interview (required or recommended) Neither
Application deadline (priority deadline) May 1
Application deadline (final deadline) August 1
SAT/ACT requirements SAT Reasoning only Considered if submitted ACT only Considered if submitted SAT or ACT Recommended SAT Subject Tests Considered if submitted

Moderately Selective

81%

acceptance rate

Accepted 30,523
Declined 6,863
Total Received 37,386

Admissions Factors

Required

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language
Secondary School GPA
Secondary School Record

Recommended

Admission test scores

Neither required nor recommended

Formal demonstration of competencies
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
Completion of college-prepatory program
Secondary School Rank
Recommendations

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Birth control
  • Career
  • Military
  • Minority student
  • Older student
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Study skills

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Resume assistance

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

98%

Additional services

  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Braille services
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Reader services
  • Special housing
  • Special transportation
  • Talking books
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors
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Financial Aid

77%

Of undergraduate students
receiving financial aid

$10,239

Average financial aid

Cost

in-state out-of-state
Tuition $10,650
Room $5,852
Board $5,254
Additional fees $1,246
Books & supplies $1,000
Total $24,002
Average Financial Aid - $10,239
Total with Avg. Aid $13,763

Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $49,349,523
State $4,752,668
Institutional $95,482,235
Other external $4,358,187
Total $153,942,613

Non-need-based

Federal $539,833
State
Institutional $33,031,727
Other external $1,141,982
Total $34,713,542
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Financial Facts

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Financial Aid Office


P: 855 628-6333
financial.aid@nau.edu

Varsity Sports

M W
All track combined
Basketball
Football
Golf
Soccer
Swimming and diving
Tennis
Volleyball

Club Sports - Men's

archery, badminton, baseball, basketball, bowling, cross-country, cycling, dance, disc golf, equestrian, fencing, gymnastics, ice hockey, judo, lacrosse, logging sports, paintball, quidditch, racquetball, roller hockey, rugby, skiing, soccer, snowboarding, swimming, synchronized swimming, tennis, track and field, triathlon, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball (Indoor/sand)

Club Sports - Women's

archery, badminton, bowling, cross-country, cycling, dance, disc golf, equestrian, fencing, gymnastics, judo, lacrosse, logging sports, paintball, quidditch, racquetball, roller hockey, rugby, skiing, softball, soccer, snowboarding, swimming, synchronized swimming, tennis, track and field, triathlon, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball (Indoor/sand)

Intramural/Recreational Sports

archery, badminton, baseball, basketball, bowling, cross-country, cycling, dance, disc golf, equestrian, fencing, gymnastics, ice hockey, judo, lacrosse, logging sports, paintball, quidditch, racquetball, roller hockey, rugby, skiing, soccer, snowboarding, swimming, synchronized swimming, tennis, track and field, triathlon, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball (Indoor/sand)

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Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
Big Sky Conference, Western Athletic Conference

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting.
Advertising.
American Indian/Native American Studies.
Anthropology, General.
Art Teacher Education.
Astronomy.
Athletic Training/Trainer.
Behavioral Aspects of Health.
Bilingual and Multilingual Education.
Biological/Biosystems Engineering.
Biology Teacher Education.
Biology/Biological Sciences, General.
Biomedical Sciences, General.
Business Administration and Management, General.
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other.
Business/Managerial Economics.
Chemistry Teacher Education.
Chemistry, General.
Civil Engineering, General.
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General.
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other.
Computational Science.
Computer Engineering, General.
Computer Science.
Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst.
Computer Teacher Education.
Construction Management, General.
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services.
Creative Writing.
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration.
Criminology.
Cultural Studies/Critical Theory and Analysis.
Curriculum and Instruction.
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist.
Design and Visual Communications, General.
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General.
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs.
Educational Leadership and Administration, General.
Educational Psychology.
Electrical and Electronics Engineering.
Elementary Education and Teaching.
Engineering Science.
Engineering, General.
English Language and Literature, General.
English Language and Literature/Letters, Other.
English/Language Arts Teacher Education.
Environmental Biology.
Environmental Science.
Environmental Studies.
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering.
Environmental/Natural Resources Management and Policy, General.
Exercise Science and Kinesiology.
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing.
Fashion Merchandising.
Finance, General.
Fine/Studio Arts, General.
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General.
Forest Sciences and Biology.
Forestry, General.
French Language Teacher Education.
Geographic Information Science and Cartography.
Geography.
Geology/Earth Science, General.
German Language Teacher Education.
Health Teacher Education.
History Teacher Education.
History, General.
Hospitality Administration/Management, General.
Humanities/Humanistic Studies.
Informatics.
Interior Design.
International Relations and Affairs.
International and Comparative Education.
Journalism.
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies.
Linguistics.
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management.
Management Information Systems, General.
Marketing/Marketing Management, General.
Mathematics Teacher Education.
Mathematics, General.
Mechanical Engineering.
Microbiology, General.
Music Performance, General.
Music Teacher Education.
Music, General.
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management.
Painting.
Parks, Recreation, and Leisure Studies.
Philosophy.
Photography.
Physical Sciences, Other.
Physician Associate/Assistant.
Physics Teacher Education.
Physics, General.
Political Science and Government, General.
Pre-Law Studies.
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing.
Psychology, General.
Public Administration.
Public Health, General.
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication, Other.
Public Relations/Image Management.
Radio and Television.
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.
Rhetoric and Composition.
School Psychology.
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education.
Science Technologies/Technicians, Other.
Secondary Education and Teaching.
Social Sciences, Other.
Social Work.
Sociology, General.
Spanish Language and Literature.
Special Education and Teaching, General.
Speech Communication and Rhetoric.
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist.
Statistics, General.
Sustainability Studies.
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other.
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other.
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor.
Technical Teacher Education.
Voice and Opera.
Women's Studies.
Zoology/Animal Biology.
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Most Popular Majors

  1. Nursing
  2. Elementary Education
  3. Criminology/criminal Justice

Programs Offered

  • Accelerated study
  • Certificate programs
  • Distance Learning
  • Double majors
  • Dual degrees
  • Honors program
  • Independent study
  • Internships
  • Pass/fail grading option
  • Self-designed majors

Pre-professional Programs

  • Pre-law

34,290

total students

66%

in-state

34%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

85%

29,070
students

Female
62%
17,912

Male
38%
11,158

15%

5,220
students

Female
69%
3,621

Male
31%
1,599

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

81%

23,572
students

Female
62%
14,588

Male
38%
8,984

19%

5,498
students

Female
60%
3,324

Male
40%
2,174

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Student Break-down

4%
Nonresident aliens
3%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
2%
Native American or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
2%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
24%
Hispanic/Latino
53%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
3%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
5%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Enrollment

164

Transfer applicants enrolled

1%

Students are transfer students

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements High School GPA: 2.00
College GPA: 2.00
High school transcript Required of Some
College transcript(s) Required of All
Essay or personal statement Not Required/Recommended
Interview Not Required/Recommended
Standardized test scores Not Required/Recommended
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Not Required/Recommended

Transfer Application Deadline

Fall: rolling

Spring: rolling

Summer: rolling

Transfer Credits

Minimum transfers must complete

30

semester hours

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International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 57
Countries most often represented China
Germany
Kuwait
Netherlands
Saudi Arabia
The United Kingdom
Special services offered for international applicants ESL program/classes
English lab
International student center
Special counselors/advisors
Special orientation
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