Sacramento's Most Affordable Private Christian University

A High Quality Education That's Affordable.

U.S. News & World Report

When you compare Northwest University Sacramento Campus to other private colleges in the area, you'll find us to be an exceptional value. In fact, you can complete your degree at NU for far less. It's why we were recently voted as one of the top five college values by U.S. News & World Report.

Why should you consider a degree from NU?

  • Highest level of accreditation

    We have the same accreditation as Stanford and Cal Poly.
  • Distinctly Christian

    Learn in a university where Christ stands at the center of the academic experience.
  • Hands on learning

    Acquire ministry knowledge in class and gain practical experience in a 6,000-member church.
  • Worker-friendly

    Classes meet in the evening and there are also online options.
  • Convenient location

    We're minutes from downtown just off of the 50 corridor.



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Northwest Passages is a publication for the alumni, friends, and supporters of Northwest University.

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Pursuit is published for high school students to learn about the Northwest University community.