Northwestern University
Evanston IL United States


Northwestern University is a Private Non-profit university located in Evanston, Illinois. Because of its academic strength, alumni network and track record of success, it is often cited as one of the world's most prestigious universities. It is the main campus, with 1 branch campuses, that offers predominantly Bachelor's Degree programs. Situated in a City: Small area of Evanston, Graduate Degree (only) is the highest degree offered by Northwestern University.

Student Life

Students at Northwestern University have average family incomes of $102,987, making it one of the most socioeconomically diverse universities.

Degrees Awarded

Average SAT Score (Historical)

Acceptance Rate (Historical)


  • Population 8,576
    Population (Graduate) 12,816
    Average Entry Age 20.1
    Female Students 51.2%
    Married Students: 1.4%

Family Income

  • Average Income $102,987
    Median Income $78,054

Acceptance Rate

  • Acceptance Rate 13.0%

Test Scores

  • Average SAT Score 1460
    Math Midpoint 755
    Critical Reading Midpoint 725
    Writing Midpoint: 725
    Math 25th %ile 710
    Math 75th %ile 800
    Critical Reading 25th %ile 690
    Critical Reading 75th %ile 760
    Writing 25th %ile 680
    Writing 75th %ile 770


  • In-State Tuition $49,047
    Out-of-State Tuition $49,047