Northwest Nazarene University

Northwest Nazarene University, a Christian comprehensive university, offers over 60 areas of study, master's degree programs in eleven disciplines, accelerated degree programs, concurrent credit for high school students, and a variety of continuing education credits. In addition to its 85-acre campus located in Nampa, Idaho, the University also offers programs online as well as in Boise, Twin Falls, Idaho Falls, and in cooperation with programs in 10 countries.

Founded in 1913, the university now serves over 2,000 undergraduate and graduate students, more than 6,000 continuing education students, and 2,300 high school students through the concurrent credit program. Our mission is to encourage a habit of mind that enables each student to become God's creative and redemptive agent in today's world. We believe that the education obtained from NNU prepares graduates to be global Christians through academic excellence, social responsiveness, and creative engagement.

Financial Aid

Northwest Nazarene University has awarded more than $33.3 million in financial assistance through government and University programs for 2009-10. More than 98 percent of full-time students received financial aid in the form of grants, scholarships, allowances, loans and work-study positions. Freshmen judged to have need in 2009-10 received an average award of $17,953.

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