Northern Arizona University is a public research university with its main campus in Flagstaff, Arizona.
It was founded in 1899 as the final public university established in the Arizona Territory, 12 years before Arizona was admitted as the 48th state.
As of fall 2020, 29,569 students were enrolled, 21,495 at the Flagstaff campus] in 8 separate colleges/schools, offering more than 150 baccalaureate programs and more than 100 graduate degree programs.
Northern Arizona University is governed by the Arizona Board of Regents and accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. It is classified among “R2: Doctoral Universities – High research activity” and ranked No. 191 in the National Science Foundation’s (NSF) national research rankings for fiscal year 2019.
Northern Arizona University deliver world-class academic programs for a world-ready generation.
In every classroom, top-flight research powers personalized teaching. Every one of its programs—undergraduate and graduate alike—is led by expert faculty who recognize and develop students’ talents.