4000 Whiting DriveMidland, MI 48640 989-837-4273
http://www.northwood.edu miadmit@northwood.edu
About Northwood University
  • Year of Foundation 1959
  • Size of Campus 434 acre
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Quarter
  • Undergraduate Population 3,577
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 37%, 63%, 11%
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State 18,264
  • Room and Board $8,160
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee 25
  • Enrollment No. 1,946
Northwood University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association. The mission of Northwood University is to develop the future leaders of a global, free-enterprise society. We believe in: * the advantages of an entrepreneurial, free-enterprise society. * individual freedom and individual responsibility. * functioning from a foundation of ethics and integrity. * promoting and leveraging the global, diverse and multi-cultural nature of enterprise.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) International Club, Latino Club, Minority Business Women of NU, Minority Men of Business (MMB)
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 15%
  • Number of students in fraternities 11
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Percent students who are frat members 20%
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Church Reloaded; Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA)
  • Number of honor societies Honorary Accounting Society of NU (HASNU), Delta Mu Delta, National Honor Society of Business Administration
  • Number of frats 11
  • Other general policies class attendance mandatory, hazing prohibited
  • Number of sororities 5
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Campus Crusade for Christ, Student Senate, Values Emphasis Week, Fall Fling, Spring Fling, Salvation Army Christmas Party for Children, Artists in Residence (three times per year), Speakers (alcohol awareness, violence, rape, nutrition), Winter Week, Campu
  • Setting Suburban
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest train Flint (70)
  • Distance to nearest bus Bay City (25)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Saginaw (20), Detroit (140)
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 81%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 19%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 40%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 0%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 14
  • Type of housing provided for students women's dorms (22%), men's dorms (37%), apartment for single students (41%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
Campus Services
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 160
  • Counseling Services career, personal, academic, psychological
  • Museums N/A
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number Of Subscriptions 334
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 4,000
  • Library Facilities Yes
  • Number Of Microforms 46,540
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number of e-books N/A
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 20
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 40,006
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in all college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 25
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 65
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 5,000
Student Employment and Career
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,500
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 12%
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interview training
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Enterprise Rent-a-Car; Hantz Group; Andrews, Hooper & Pavlik; Deloitte & Touche; Quicken Loans/Rock Financial; Reynolds & Reynolds; General Motors; Comerica Bank; Citizen's Bank; Wells Fargo Financial
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 66%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
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