800 University DriveMaryville, MO 64468 800-633-1175
http://www.nwmissouri.edu admissions@mail.nwmissouri.edu
About Northwest Missouri State University
  • Year of Foundation 1905
  • Size of Campus 370 acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Calendar Type Trimester
  • Undergraduate Population N/A
Application
  • App. Deadlines Rolling
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State 6,030 in-state, 10,416 out-of-state
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Less selective
  • Application Fee N/A
Northwest Missouri State University is a learning centered community of scholars offering undergraduate and selected graduate programs. The University is committed to preparing broadly-educated and engaged citizens for a world of constant change, applying information technology to improve learning processes and promoting continuous improvement to enhance performance in all of its activities. Northwest seeks to expand access to learning and promote research designed to address the needs of our students and stakeholders.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of sororities 6
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Alpha Omega Society; Baptist Student Union; Campus Crusade for Christ; Chi Alpha; Christian Campus House; Church of Christ Campus Center; Fellowship of Christian Athletes; Hillel; Latter-Day Saint Student Association; Liaho
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities N/A
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) African Friends Association; Alliance of Black Collegians; Chinese Students Association; Common Ground; Cultural Exchange Club; Hispanic American Leadership Organization; Indian Student Association; International Student Or
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats 9
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 9
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Encore Series, Distinguish Lecture Series, Homecoming, NW Week, Greek Week, Festival of Cultures.
  • Number of students in fraternities 9
  • Percent students who are frat members N/A
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Chi, Alpha Mu Gama, Beta Beta Beta, Biological Society, Blue Key National Honor Fraternity, Cardinal Key, Delta Mu Delta, Delta Tau Alpha, Gamma Theta Upsilon, Kappa Delta Pi, Kappa Kappa Psi, Kappa Omicron Nu, Lambda Pi Eta, Mortar Board, National S
  • Setting Rural
Transportation
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Kansas City International Airport (90), Omaha, NE (100)
  • Distance to nearest train Kansas City, MO (100)
  • Distance to nearest bus Maryville, MO (1)
  • Public Transportation to the University No
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms, women's dorms, sorority housing, apartment for single students, special housing for disabled students
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles N/A
  • Number of students using college housing N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
Campus Services
  • Computer Courses No
  • Number Of Microforms N/A
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network N/A
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds N/A
  • OS of Wifi Network N/A
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, military, personal, veteran student, academic, psychological, birth control, religious
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of e-books N/A
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Library Facilities Horace Mann Laboratory School Library
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library N/A
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Museums Jean Jennings Bartik History of Computing Museum, History of Broadcasting Museum
  • 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 Subscriptions N/A
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
Student Employment and Career
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 96%
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (MO Western St College)
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs American General Finance Americorp Brown's Ag Service Buchanan County School District Cameron School District Cerner Chillicothe School District DST Systems Equiserve Eugene Field Family Guidance Center Franklin School District Garmin Internati
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 21%
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 3,300