Northwestern State University of Louisiana is one of the seventeen public 4-year colleges in Louisiana. The campus is located in Natchitoches town.
According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 10,572 students attend the school. In the 2017 fall enrollment, 1,542 freshman students enrolled, and approximately 1,172 students returned for their sophomore year (which makes its freshman retention rate 76%). Every year 39% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.
NSU’s in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $5,180, and fees were $2,742. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $15,968 and $2,742 respectively.