Northwestern College

Enrollment: 1260
Address: 101 Seventh Street SW
City: Orange City, IA
Phone Number: 712-707-7000
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You belong at Northwestern

Northwestern College is a great fit for students who learn best in small classes with professors who are great teachers and inspiring mentors. We’re perfect for students whose faith is important to them and who grow spiritually by being around other Christians. We’re the right place for students who want to be part of a tight-knit community while also experiencing the world. If that’s you, you belong at Northwestern. Watch "Real.Northwestern" to see what our students say about this special place.


We offer academic scholarships ranging up to $18,000/year. Visit, enter your test scores and GPA, and see what 4-year academic scholarship amount you’ll automatically receive when you enroll.

Listen to the experts

U.S. News ranks Northwestern in a tie for 6th place among 80 Midwestern regional colleges, and Money magazine includes Northwestern in its listing of the nation's best-value colleges. We're also listed among the nation's most beautiful Christian colleges, and we're ranked the safest college campus in Iowa. Our academic programs, professors, study abroad programs, environmental conservation efforts and more have been touted by organizations that evaluate higher education rigor, value and ingenuity. Visit our website to learn more about Northwestern's excellent reputation.

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