About Northwood University-Florida

Founded in 1959, Northwood University-Florida. is a Private college. Located in Florida, which is a city setting in Florida, the campus itself is Urban. The campus is home to 612 full time undergraduate students, and 34 full time graduate students.

The Northwood University-Florida Academic calendar runs on a Semester basis. In the school year the student to faculty ratio was 13:1. There are 40 full time instructional teachers. Degrees awarded at Northwood University-Florida include: Bachelor's Degree, Masters Degree, Post-master's certificate, Doctor's degree.

Quick Facts

Acceptance Rate51%
Application Deadline
Application Fee25
SAT Range
ACT Range18-21

Admissions at are considered Selective, with ,6% of all applicants being admitted.

In the school year, of the students who applied to the school, only 13 of those who were admitted eventually ended up enrolling.

0% of incoming freshmen are in the top half of their high school class. 0% were in the top quarter, and 0% were in the top tenth. You can apply online.


We asked, and students answered these important questions about student life at Northwood University-Florida.

“We”re apathetic”
“We know about current events and vote”
“We participate and encourage others to get involved”
“There”s nothing we won”t protest”
“We save it for the classroom”
“Sometimes, but not often”
“There”s usually intelligent conversation to be found”
“All the time, including weekends”
“I”m always terrified”
“I only go out in groups”
“I usually let someone know where I”m going”
“I feel extremely safe”
“We don”t play sports”
“We play recreationally”
“We bought the gear”
“We live for the big game”
“It”s not really our thing”
“Occasinally we gallery crawl”
“There are a variety of opportunities”
“We”re a very artistic group”
“Haven”t met them”
“Available in class”
“They keep regular office hours”
“They”re always available”
“No greek life, but other groups to join”
“There is some involvement, but not a lot”
“Plenty of people join a sorority or fraternity”
“It”s everything. If you”re not greek, you”re a geek”
“We”re not into drinking at all”
“Maybe a little, but it”s not a big thing”
“We only party on weekends”
“There”s some drinking happening every night”
“Never, we”re here to learn”
“There might be people who do”
“People are known to partake on weekends”
“There”s a huge drug scene”

Northwood University-Florida REVIEWS

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  • How would you rate on-campus housing?

    9 Students rated on-campus housing 3.9 stars. 44 % gave the school a 5.0.

  • How would you rate off-campus housing?

    5 Students rated off-campus housing 4.1 stars. 0 % gave the school a 5.0.

  • How would you rate campus food?

    10 Students rated campus food 2.8 stars. 10 % gave the school a 5.0.

  • How would you rate campus facilities?

    11 Students rated campus facilities 4.3 stars. 55 % gave the school a 5.0.

  • How would you rate class size?

    11 Students rated class size 4.7 stars. 82 % gave the school a 5.0.

  • How would you rate school activities?

    11 Students rated school activities 4.3 stars. 55 % gave the school a 5.0.

  • How would you rate local services?

    11 Students rated local services 4.7 stars. 82 % gave the school a 5.0.

  • How would you rate academics?

    11 Students rated academics 4.2 stars. 36 % gave the school a 5.0.

What's your overall opinion of Northwood University-Florida?

2 Students rated Northwood University-Florida


It was really great, up until we were sold, but I still enjoyed my time there. It's about how you deal with what life gives you and it was a real eye opener about how sudden life can change. The teachers were always available to help even in such a hard transition and they gave us as much assistance as they could.


My overall opinion on Northwood University- Florida is that is is a very well balanced, safe, and fun university. Northwood is now known as Keiser Univerisity and it is the only university of Keiser that has athletics. The teaching staff along with the cafeteria, on-campus living, and business offices are more than helpful with everything. The campus is the perfect size for all students and holds individuals from all over the world.

Northwood University-Florida FAQS

  1. What is the Acceptance Rate at Northwood University-Florida?

    The fall 2020 acceptance rate for Northwood University-Florida is 51%. That means, out of _____ applications received in 2020 , _____ students were offered admission. The number of males who applied was _____ vs the number of females which was _____.

  2. What should every freshman at your school know before they start?

    Ever since mom and dad divorced when I was 10, mom and I have always been close. My advise to myself as a senior would be to listen to everything mom had to say and learn from her experiences. I never knew how difficult being away from home would be until I moved 4 hours away. It was a very emotional time for me, but I matured and became independent and strong.

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  3. What's unique about your campus?

    I consider the business programs to be the best thing my school can offer because they teach you how to be a leader and overcome fear in the business world. They teach you how to get things done when they need to be done at the right times and prepare you for the next level.

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  4. What do you consider the worst thing about your school? Why?


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  5. Describe the students at your school.

    My classmates are very friendly and focused.

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  6. Describe your favorite campus traditions.

    My School is definetely best known for their sports. Northwood is a very traditional school and has a very nice campus. The basketball program has a Hall of Fame coach The School is mostly known for their business professions and also athletics program.

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  7. Here's your chance: Say anything about your college!

    The people there care about your education and will do all they can to help you achieve your goals. Its a small campus so theres no worries about getting lost or being late for class. The teachers and staff are friendly as well as the students.

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  8. What kind of person should not attend this school?

    Somebody who is unmotivated and unwillingto learn shouldn't attend this school.

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  9. What do you brag about most when you tell your friends about your school?

    How great some of the professors are and how I can have one-on-one time with each of them if I have a problem.

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  10. Describe how your school looks to someone who's never seen it.

    A very fun, focused, and homey feeling school.

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  11. What's the one thing you wish someone had told you about freshman year?

    More information about scholarship opportunities because they have many to apply for but i didn't really take the time to make some research about it.

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  12. What kind of person should attend this school?

    The type of person that should attend Northwood University should be interested in Business. This is a school for someone who wants a smaller university where it is easy to get in touch with his/her professors. Someone who doesn't just want to be a number in a big school. But an individual who all of the professors know your name and making friendships that will last a lifetime.

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  13. What's the most frustrating thing about your school?

    Nothing really stands out as overly frustrating.

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  14. What is your overall opinion of this school?

    Northwood University to me is a very outstanding business college. I have been taking class there until around 2012 when I was face will a very terrible obstacle I'm my personal along with my two sons. I always wanted to finish and to show my boys that they could accomplish just about anything in there life. But the world was just a circle and I was one of them that got caught up. I was living on the street while attending college, it was rough but I was very determine that as long as I have a breath running through me, I was going to give it my best. And so I'm in my last semester but don't have the money to finish. And so I am now looking for help. My older son is servicing in the war and my youngest in still in high school. Plea see find it in your heart to help me.

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All students must apply yearly for financial aid. This process starts with the FAFSA. Though financial aid deadlines vary by school, it is a good idea to apply as soon as possible. For the upcoming school year, you can apply as early as October 1 for the FAFSA. Additional school aid will be dependent on the FAFSA results.

94% of students attending Northwood University-Florida receive some sort of financial aid. 37% were awarded federal grants. While 46% received federal loans. Many students do also need to apply for additional private student loans.

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$30 - $48K
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$110K & UP

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