709 Oklahoma Boulevard Alva, OK 73717 580-327-1700
http://www.nwosu.edu preadm@nwosu.edu
About Northwestern Oklahoma State University
  • Year of Foundation 1897
  • Size of Campus 360 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 1,864
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $3,428 In-state,$ 8,498 Out-of-state
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Less selective
  • Application Fee $15
  • Enrollment No. 2,233
Northwestern's main campus is located in Alva, a city of nearly 6,000 residents in northwest Oklahoma. Alva is located just 14 miles south of the Kansas border. Alva is approximately 115 miles northwest of Oklahoma City and 100 miles southwest of Wichita, Kansas. Northwestern Oklahoma State University provides quality educational and cultural opportunities to learners with diverse needs by cultivating ethical leadership, critical thinking, and fiscal responsibility. Northwestern is a state-assisted, public regional university and a member of the Oklahoma State System of Higher Education. The University is governed by the Regional University System of Oklahoma. Northwestern is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of students in fraternities 1
  • Percent students who are frat members N/A
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Psi Omega, Cardinal Key, Delta Tau Alpha, Phi Alpha Theta, Red & Black Scroll
  • Setting Rural
  • Number of sororities 2
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Baptist Student Union, Bible Chair, Chi Alpha, The Extreme, Wesley Foundation;
  • 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) Black Student Alliance, Los Listos, International Students Organization
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats 1
  • Other general policies class attendance mandatory
  • Number of frat chapter houses N/A
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Northwest Concert Series, NWOSU Rodeo, Cinderfella, Bahama Breakaway, NWOSU Football Homecoming
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest airport N/A
  • Distance to nearest train N/A
  • Distance to nearest bus N/A
  • Public Transportation to the University N/A
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
Student Housing
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Type of housing provided for students women's dorms, men's dorms
  • 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 20%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • College campus housing availability N/A
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
Campus Services
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Library Facilities N/A
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi N/A
  • Number Of Books in Library N/A
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, library, student center
  • Museums N/A
  • Campus Safety N/A
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support
  • Number Of Subscriptions N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service
  • Computer Courses N/A
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network
  • Number Of Microforms N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • OS of Wifi Network N/A
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Counseling Services personal, academic
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page N/A
  • Number of e-books N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Library On Campus Yes
Student Employment and Career
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment N/A
  • Career placment and training N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads N/A
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A