School Overview

The following table shows the basic characteristic of Northern Arizona University and directory information. You may want to visit the school's website to check application deadlines, requirements, and financial information.
Contact Information
Address1900 S Knoles Dr, Babbitt Administrative Center, Room 200, Flagstaff, AZ 86011-4092
Admission Information
Online Application
Financial Aid
Net Price Calculator
Veterans Tuition
Disability Service
School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryResearch University (high research activity)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Acceptance Rate and Admission Statistics

The acceptance rate of Northern Arizona University is 80.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 16.00%. The application fees are $25 for undergraduate programs and $65 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate80.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)16.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$25
Graduate Application Fees$65

Tuition & Fees

NAU's 2023 tuition & fees is $12,274 for Arizona residents and $27,536 for out-of-students. The undergraduate tuition increased by 55.04% compared to the last year's rate based on out-of-state rate ($17,761).
For graduate programs, its 2023 tuition & fees is $11,946 for Arizona residents and $21,690 for out-of-students. The graduate tuition increased by 7.78% compared to the last year's rate.
Arizona ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$12,274$27,536
Graduate Tuition & Fees$11,946$21,690
*Data Source: 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 28,086 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 6,208 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. NAU has 23,204 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 4,882 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students28,086
Undergraduate Students23,204
Graduate Students4,882
Online Enrollment6,208

Offered Degrees and On-Campus Services

NAU offers 234 programs including both undergraduate and graduate programs. 22 out of the 234 programs are offerd via distace learning (online programs).
The following tables summarizes the offered programs, on-campus services, and special learning opportunities offered by NAU
Offered DegreesOn-Campus ServicesLearning opportunities
Number of programs234 Programs
Number of online programs22 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsCertificates of at least 12 weeks but less than 1 year
1 Year Certificate
2 Year Certificate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students
Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification