NNU News

Four things to look for while evaluating colleges

February 19, 2016

Finding a college that fits you is crucial, but it can be difficult narrowing all your choices to one. So we asked current students to give insight into what they have found to be most valuable in their college and what they would advise incoming students to consider.

Watch Wesley Center Conference 2016 online

February 18, 2016

Today and tomorrow, NNU is hosting "Dialogue Despite Difference," a ministry conference that explores what it means to bridge relational gaps through loving dialogue in an often uncivil world. Dr. Dan Boone, Dr. Richard Mouw and Dr. Curt Bechler headline this year's event. A webcast of the conference is available live on the Wesley Center site.

Career Week offers opportunities for students and alumni

February 18, 2016

Northwest Nazarene University’s annual Career Week offers an exciting way for students and alumni to connect and engage with businesses and organizations from throughout the region. The week-long event is set for February 22 – February 26.

Making a difference in Idaho, the nation, the world

February 17, 2016

The impact that the NNU Doceō Center is having on primary, secondary and postsecondary education stretches far beyond the campus to Idaho and even around the world. Dr. Eric Kellerer, Doceō Center director, shares the four primary areas in which the work of the center has taken place since its establishment in 2013.

Winter Awakening: students focus on prayer

February 11, 2016

Each year NNU's Office of Spiritual Formation plans Winter Awakening, a three-day chapel emphasis aimed to rejuvenate the spiritual life of the entire campus. Travis Whittaker—lead pastor of Mile City Church, a new church plant in Livonia, Michigan—provided the sermons and focused his messages on the Lord’s Prayer.

NNU announces Dean's List for 2015 fall semester

February 8, 2016

Six-hundred and sixty-seven students have been named to the Dean’s List for the 2015 fall semester. To be eligible for the academic honor, a student must earn a 3.5 grade-point average while taking at least twelve graded credit hours of classes at the undergraduate level or six graded credit hours at the graduate level.

3 tips for making college affordable

February 5, 2016

At NNU, not only do we offer every federal opportunity available to your student in addition to internal scholarships, but there are other things you and your son or daughter can be doing now to help make college more affordable. Here are three things you can do to make college more affordable.

How we give financial aid at NNU

February 5, 2016

Financial aid reduces how much of the college cost you are responsible for paying, but navigating through the world of scholarships, grants and loans can be difficult. The first step to defraying the price of college is being well informed about the process. Let us help!

The Encounter Movement

February 2, 2016

There are many active, church-led services and ministry opportunities available to NNU students close to campus. The Encounter Movement, formed by Eagle Nazarene Church, is one such service led by NNU students and alums who are anxious to put their faith and education to work as transformative agents in the world.

Advice from pastors on the Northwest Region

February 1, 2016

We reached out to pastors on the Northwest Region to ask them what their advice would be to students seeking transformation in their relationships in Christ in the new year. The response was phenomenal! So many, in fact, that we couldn’t fit them all in one place. We think the advice they gave is relevant no matter what age you are or where you’re at in your walk.