Northwood University

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Application deadline (U.S. residents) Rolling
Application deadline (international students) Rolling
Priority application deadline N/A
Notification of admissions (as submitted by school) On a rolling basis beginning September 1
Admissions website
Director of admissions Kim Bryant
Admissions phone (800) 622-9000
Admissions email
Admissions fax N/A
Admissions requirements same as campus-based students' requirements Yes
Denies admittance to qualified applicants No


Accept transfer students Yes
Transfer students may earn advanced standing credit Yes
Institution is SOC Member Yes
Offers DANTES course(s) for applied credit Yes
Dual enrollment at separate college allowed Yes
Can earn degree entirely outside U.S. No
Application essay required No
High school completion requirements Diploma or GED required
College uses SAT or ACT scores in admissions decisions for new applicants Yes
Minimum high school GPA required 2.7
Academic admissions factors
Rigor of secondary school record Considered
Class rank Considered
GPA Very Important
Recommendation(s) Not Considered
Standardized test scores Considered
Application essay Considered
Non-academic admissions factors
Interview Not Considered
Extracurricular activities Not Considered
Talent/ability Very Important
Character/personal qualities Important
First-generation college student Not Considered
Alumni/alumnae relations Not Considered
Geographical residence Not Considered
State residency Considered
Religious affiliation/commitment Not Considered
Race/ethnicity Not Considered
Volunteer work Not Considered
Work experience Important
Applicant's interest level Very Important

Entering Class Stats

Applicants 162
Female applicants 76
Male applicants 86
Applicants accepted 112
Female applicants accepted 53
Male applicants accepted 59
Applicants enrolled 81
Female applicants enrolled 38
Male applicants enrolled 43
Acceptance rate 69%
Average high school GPA 2.8

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