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IDAHO’S PREMIER CHRISTIAN UNIVERSITY

Discover Your Gifts

You have gifts inside you that the world is waiting to receive.
At NNU, we’ll help you discover just how transformative you’re created to be. Explore undergraduate, graduate and professional courses here at our campus in beautiful Nampa, Idaho, or our online programs serving thousands of students globally.
Develop your God-given gifts. Transform the world.

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Find Your Program:

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Be surprised.
Be supported. Be seen.

“Community” is more than just a word here. From small classes to one-on-one mentorship with faculty who care about your well-being, you’ll know you belong here. You’ll come to more fully know yourself and who you’re called to be. We offer competitively priced tuition and financial aid to help students like you embrace the bright future that awaits you. Let us help you step boldly into your calling!
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Undergraduate Students

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Online Students

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Graduate Students

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I’m very prepared for my future. I’ve been interning at Micron Technology through a connection I made at the Engineering & Computer Science Career Fair. Now that internship will turn into a job when I graduate.

Hope Henry

Class of 2021 - Engineering

NNU has prepared me for this next step by providing rigorous classes and challenging student activities. Specifically, my finance major has taught me how to think logically and reflexively solve problems.

Gabi Rick

Class of 2022 - Business

My time at NNU has really helped me grow and mature as an individual. I have become more independent and am able to learn important life skills that will help me grow in my career as a professional nurse.

Savannah Thanstrom

Class of 2021 - Nursing

Admissions Deadlines

Important Dates

ROLLING ADMISSION – YEAR-ROUND

November 15th

Early Action

December 15th

Spring Regular Admissions

May 1st

Intent to Attend Notification

In The News

UNIVERSITY CHOIR & ORCHESTRA PERFORM IN SPOKANE

UNIVERSITY CHOIR & ORCHESTRA PERFORM IN SPOKANE

Earlier this month, NNU’s University Choir & Orchestra had the privilege of performing at the Northwestern ACDA Conference in Spokane, Washington, held at the Historic Fox Theater. More than ten percent of NNU’s student body participated in the performance as a...

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UNIVERSITY CHOIR & ORCHESTRA PERFORM IN SPOKANE

Earlier this month, NNU’s University Choir & Orchestra had the privilege of performing at the Northwestern ACDA Conference in Spokane, Washington, held at the Historic Fox Theater. More than ten percent of NNU’s student body participated in the performance as a...

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NNU MUSIC INSTRUCTORS INDUCTED INTO THE IMEA HALL OF FAME

Last week, two Northwest Nazarene University music instructors were inducted into the IMEA Hall of Fame during the Idaho Music Educators Association and All-State Honor Group Conference on the NNU campus. Those instructors were Quinn Van Paepeghem and Shirley Van...

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Prepare to soar

IF YOU’RE READY TO APPLY, DON’T DELAY!

We look forward to reviewing your application. And we’d love to see you stop by for a visit, too. Meet our amazing faculty and students. Discover the true meaning of community. Why wait until classes start to be a part of it?