Key details
Type of institution
University
Year established
1899
Total students
31,066
On campus accomodation
Available
About
Northern Arizona University is a public university centred on students. It is built on a student-first foundation. This was true when NAU opened doors 120 years ago, and true now. The university delivers world class academic programs for a world-ready generation. In every classroom, top-flight research powers personalized teaching. Every one of the programs, undergraduate and graduate alike is led by expert faculty who recognize and develop students’ talents.
NAU’s academic programs, research, public service, and creative endeavours enrich lives and create opportunities in Arizona and beyond. The university develops solutions to challenges and drive innovation in a supportive, inclusive, and diverse environment. It’s faculty members, experts in their fields, provide personalized mentorship to help ensure students achieve academic excellence, perform meaningful research, and change the world.
The university’s campus is lively year round. Four distinct, stunning seasons and a ton of options to live, play, and work on campus enrich the students NAU experience. Whether students want to enjoy one of the best residential experiences in the nation, study at one of the NAU statewide campuses throughout the state or earn credits from the comfort of home, it’s flexible campus and online options allow students to learn how they want, where they want. globe icon Visit Website
Rankings
- 501 501
Accreditations
logo of Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association
logo of Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET)
logo of Accreditation Council of Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)

Campuses

Flagstaff Campus - Northern Arizona University

1899 S San Francisco Street, Flagstaff, Arizona, 86011

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Yuma Campus - Northern Arizona University

2020 S Avenue 8 E, Yuma, AZ 85365, United States

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