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2014 VAULT RANKINGS
Best Undergraduate Schools

Northwestern University is a large, private university near Chicago, Illinois, that offers strong liberal arts and sciences programs through small classes and an attentive staff, and is also well known for its outstanding athletics.  

Admissions

Most Difficult

Setting

Suburban

Founded

1851

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Student Body

4121
4285

Male / Female

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Northwestern University at a Glance

Northwestern University
http://www.northwestern.edu/

Evanston, IL 60208
(847) 491-3741

  • Institution Type: University; Private, Nonprofit
  • Degrees Offered: Bachelor's
  • Founded: 1851
  • On-Campus Housing: Yes
  • School Calendar: Semesters
  • Total Enrollment: 20,439
  • Undergraduate Enrollment: 8,600
  • Undergraduate Retention: 97%
  • Total Full-Time Undergraduate Men Enrolled: 4,121
  • Total Full-Time Undergraduate Women Enrolled: 4,285


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