University of Northwestern-St Paul

Women's D3 Coach: Sarah Connally
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3,443 Undergrads / 3,623 Students
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$23,085 Net Price
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92% Admitted
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  • College Type

    4-year, Private non-profit

  • Campus Type

    Suburb: Large

Student Body
  • Male
  • Female
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
16 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
56% / 68%
Calendar System
Religious Affiliation
Other Protestant
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Team Road Trips

Most road games are scheduled in Minnesota. The team also travels to Colorado and Wisconsin.

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3003 Snelling Ave N, Saint Paul, MN, 55113 See Directions
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Where Grads Live
  • Greater Minneapolis-St. Paul Area
  • Rochester Minnesota Area
  • St. Cloud Minnesota Area
  • Fargo North Dakota Area
  • Duluth Minnesota Area
  • Greater Milwaukee Area
  • Des Moines Iowa Area
  • Eau Claire Wisconsin Area
  • Bismarck North Dakota Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Grand Forks North Dakota Area
  • Madison Wisconsin Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Sioux Falls South Dakota Area
  • Wausau Wisconsin Area
Where Grads Work
  • University of Northwestern - St. Paul
  • ACR Homes
  • Target
  • Allina Health
  • Bethel University
  • YMCA of the Greater Twin Cities
  • University of Minnesota
  • Life Time - The Healthy Way of Life Company
  • Caribou Coffee
  • Minneapolis Public Schools
  • Army National Guard
  • Boston Scientific
  • Medtronic
  • Walgreens
  • Mayo Clinic
What Grads Do
  • Education
  • Operations
  • Community and Social Services
  • Sales
  • Support
  • Administrative
  • Media and Communication
  • Arts and Design
  • Marketing
  • Healthcare Services
  • Consulting
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Information Technology
  • Human Resources
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Niche Grades
Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Test Scores
Critical Reading
480 - 630
550 - 670
1140 - 1360
20 - 30
19 - 27
21 - 28

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported.

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This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Applicants 1,243 530 713
% Admitted 92% 91% 92%
% Admits That Enroll 36% 37% 35%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.5
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business (19%)
    Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General (16%)
    Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse (14%)
    Education (10%)
    Business Administration and Management, General (9%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (8%)
    Psychology (8%)
    Communication & Journalism (7%)
    Psychology, General (7%)
    Theology (5%)
    Elementary Education and Teaching (4%)
    Accounting (3%)
    Parks, Recreation & Fitness Stu. (3%)
    Kinesiology and Exercise Science (3%)
    Radio and Television (3%)
    English Language & Literature (3%)
    Mathematics & Statistics (3%)
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    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.


    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for all students (private non-profit and for profit institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$32,210
    Books & Supplies$500
    Cost of Living$9,660
    Personal Expenses$2,060
    Sticker Price$44,430

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    100% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship100%$20,298
    Federal Grants30%$5,415
    Pell Grants30%$4,855
    Other Federal9%$1,946
    State & Local Grants40%$6,236
    Institutional Grants100%$16,127
    Student Loans70%$9,968
    Federal Loans70%$5,946
    Other Loans21%$13,696

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Financial Assets $17.9 Million $4,931

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $21,594.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $18,876 $230

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 2.7%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 1,294 students.


    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $38,500

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.


    How long until this college investment pays off: 6.95 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 56% of students graduate on time.

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    Campus Safety
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape - -
    Fondling 2 1
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery - -
    Aggravated Assault - -
    Burglary 3 1
    Motor Vehicle Theft 1 -
    Arson - -

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Basic ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Small Programs
    Undergrad InstructionProfessions plus arts & sciences, some graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionPostbaccalaureate: Business-dominant, with other professional programs
    Enrollment ProfileVery high undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, selective, higher transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, small, highly residential

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