To receive financial assistance from NSU, you must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
To receive maximum consideration for financial aid, apply no later than March 1 of the year you wish to enroll. Most aid is awarded on the basis of need.
Northern's Net Price Calculator is a good place to start as you plan how to best finance your education.
Northern State University's WolfPACT Scholarship is the largest
guaranteed scholarship in the Midwest!
- Students with an ACT of 30 or higher are guaranteed $12,000 over 4 years
- ACT scores of 28 or 29 qualify for $11,000 over 4 years
- Scores of 24 to 27 qualify for $7,000 over 4 years
- Scores of 21 to 23 receive $5,000 over 4 years
Costs above do not reflect fees. See Fees for information.
These rates reflect total per credit hour. No additional fees will be assessed.