About Northwest Christian University
On Campus Housing
Located in Eugene, OR, Northwest Christian University is a private, Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) university. The Northwest Christian University is part of the Northwest Christian University group. Interestingly, Northwest Christian University has an ethnically diverse student population. At NCU around 66% are white, 10% belong to two or more races, and 6% are Non-resident alien. And, at the university, around 71% of the students are 24 and under. When it comes to gender distribution at the varsity, around 62% of the students are females and 38% are males. The college has produced several achievers in its many years of existence and some of the notable alumni are Frank Morse, E. R. Moon, David Ray Griffin, and Kylor Kelley. The university boasts of a decent sports infrastructure, which helps in developing the personality of its students. Taking into account all the undergraduate and graduate degrees, including both residential and online, NCU offers around 126 programs. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by CACREP (Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs), CCNE (Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education), IACBE (International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education), and NWCCU (Northwest Comm. on Colleges and Universities).
The rankings provided by Forbes and US News are trusted everywhere, as long as US universities are concerned. The ranking of a university is an important parameter by which a prospective student can decide whether they wish to take admission or not. Generally, the ranking of a university is considered a great way to gauge its performance on several factors, which include research excellence, the performance of the students after they complete their education, student experience, and most importantly academic success. The rankings by two well-known publications, US News and Forbes, are considered trustworthy by applicants and academic experts. However, it is to be noted that Northwest Christian University does not feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest ranking by these publications.
Annual Cost to Attend
Average Annual Cost
Before applying to NCU, candidates must keep in mind the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The total one-year cost on a full-time basis would be somewhere around $44,635. The average annual tuition cost ($31,410), books and supplies ($1,050), room and boarding ($9,700), and budget for other expenses ($2,475) are all included in this cost. If it sounds unaffordable to the applicant, there are numerous financial aid options available that they can explore.
Highest Degree Offered
36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
Median Household Income
$52,697 per year
Campus Emergency Phones
Mobile Campus Emergency Alert
Students who want to enjoy the campus and lodging life can benefit from the on-campus housing facility provided by NCU. The normal expense for on-campus housing is $9,700 per year. To ensure the safety and security of students, the university has a number of campus safety and security measures in place. Some of these features include 24-hr security patrol and campus emergency phones. There are around 38% male and 62% female students enrolled at the university.
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation
Students Receiving Gift Aid
Average Aid Per Year
Students Receiving Federal Grants
Average Aid Per Year
Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income
$30K - $48K
$48K - $75K
$75K - $110K
Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants
Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants
As mentioned, if one finds the fees and cost of living at NCU to be on the higher side, the financial aid department of the varsity would be of huge assistance. They can assist students with scholarships, grants, and student loans as well. The average federal grant that comes from the university is around $4,739, whereas the financial aid is $17,054. The university provides financial assistance in the form of state-level aid worth $2,942 and institutional aid worth $17,054.