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Northwestern University Acceptance Rate Tuition Cost

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Northwestern University Acceptance Rate Tuition Cost

Northwestern University was founded in 1851 and is a private university.

My student want to get an admit here, but his GPA is low. Similarly, his SAT score is also not good. On the contrary, he has a research paper.


Undergraduate Admissions

Entrance Difficulty                                      Most difficult 
Overall Admission Rate                              8% of 40,425 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered                                    No 
Early Decision Offered                                Yes 
Regular Admission Deadline                    January 2 


The reason why the acceptance rate is so low because it is highly ranked.



Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 scale)

Average GPA                                              Not reported
3.75 and Above                                          Not reported 
3.50 – 3.74                                                    Not reported 
3.25 – 3.49                                                    Not reported 
3.00 – 3.24                                                   Not reported 


Indian student below 80 % should not apply to the main campus since the application pool is strong.

However, if you have a good SAT score & for some reason you scored lesser, then you should apply to another campus and get transferred after the first year.


Money Matters at Northwestern University Acceptance Rate Tuition Cost

Cost of Attendance                                    $71,650
Tuition and Fees                                         $50,420
Room and Board                                        $17,160
Financial Document                                  Not Required


To clarify, the tuition cost and accommodation is a bit costly.

But, they offer lit of scholarships to the top 5 % of the class.

Scholarships are available to first year students. In fact, you can also avail them in the second year.

The cost of living is around 18,000 USD to 22,000 USD depending upon the accommodation you choose.




Freshman Admission Requirements

Entrance Difficulty

Most Difficult :  To clarify, last year more than 50% of freshmen applicants were in the top 10% of their high school class.


ExamRequired UnitsScores Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACTRequiredJanuary 15
SAT Only1370 +
ACT Only33 +
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT
SAT Subject Tests OnlyRequired for some
SAT Essay ComponentNot reported
ACT WritingWriting component required
ACT Writing Test PolicySAT: No policy as of now
ACT: No policy as of now


In this section, we will share information on Test Scores.

Firstly, if you do not score well on the SAT then do try ACT, as lot of students do well in the ACT exams as compared to SAT.

Secondly, do not forget to send your SAT and ACT scores on time.

Because, some times it take more than 14 days for the scores to reach.

SAT Codes and ACT codes could be found here : Click Here

There are many reasons to write ACT. Above all, it is easy then SAT.




Applying for Admission

Admissions Office

Address                                              633 Clark Street

City, State, Zip                                  Evanston, IL 60208

Phone                                                (847) 491-7271



Application Dates and Fees

Regular Admission Deadline          January 2
Application Fee                                   $75
Application Fee Waiver                     Available
Regular Admission Notification     April 1
Accept Offer of Admission               May 1
Waiting List Used                               Yes
Defer Admission                                 Student cannot defer admission
Transfer Admission                            Transfer applications accepted


University acceptance rate is very low but the data could be misleading.

For instance, if you fail to get admit and this is your dream school then kindly be in touch with us.

Every year we assist lot of students with transfer admissions and we are very successful with the process.

Be In Touch.  After that, you may enroll.


Northwestern University Acceptance Rate Tuition Cost

Early Decision Offered                      Yes
Early Decision Deadline                    November 1
Notification                                          December 15
Early Action Offered                           No


Application Form for Northwestern University Acceptance Rate Tuition Cost

Common Application                           Accepted
Universal College Application            Not Accepted
Electronic Application                          Available


IELTS Score reporting, is difficult and it takes lot of time.

In addition, its time consuming whether you applied through British Council or if you have applied through IDP.

With IDP it is just a click away but British council take time.

For Sending score through British Council you need to make a DD, send it across to there Gurugram office.

In conclusion, report your scores on time.



Other Application Requirements

Interview                                                   Not Required
Essay or Personal Statement              Required for all freshmen
Other                                                         Audition for music program recommended
Letters of Recommendation                1 recommended for all freshmen


If you are keen on applying to US universities & need a Profile Evaluation then feel free to Connect with us through this form : Free Consultation

Our student mentors have studied Engineering here. As a result, we have latest insights about the admission process.

You can speak to our student ambassador if this is your Dream University.

Most importantly, you should also see the team profile in the section mentioned here : About Us

In conclusion, we can get your admit.



Applications : When To Start


To clarify, we are sharing an example here :

Our student who were keen on getting admit to top universities for 2020, started in Jan 2019

We got enough time to build there profile.

We created best set of Portfolio of Universities and started working on the essays at a very early stage.

Starting early and building your profile by connecting with relevant  students is one of the key steps.


My students was invited for a party. However, he was’t feeling well, so he decided against it.

Secondly, my student is a very nice guy. He took us out for a campus dinner, for instance.

Thirdly, I enjoy his company because he always take me to a campus tour.

He tried really hard to entertain me. Similarly, he put all his effort in dinner.

My student pushed me. As a result, I fell over.

Now I am tired. Therefore, I am going to my dorm.

She is not found of rain. However, I do like it.

In Conclusion.

I am letting my staff go. In other words, they are fired.


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