AdmissionsApply to NU-Q

Apply to NU-Q

Northwestern University in Qatar (NU-Q) seeks and attracts students from around the Gulf Region and the world who have excelled in academics and extracurricular activities throughout their pre-college careers. Admission is competitive.

Fall 2018 admission


Undergraduate Application

The online application for Fall 2018 admission is open: Apply now.

What materials will you be required to submit during application? Learn more.


Early Action Deadlines:

  • Online application form due: November 1, 2017
  • All other application materials are due: November 15, 2017

Regular Deadlines:

  • Online application form due: January 1, 2018
  • All other application materials are due: March 1, 2018

Financing Your Education

Admission to the university is “need-blind,” which means that applicants are selected on their ability to succeed in and benefit from the programs offered, without regard to an applicant’s ability to pay tuition. View tuition and financial aid information.

Download our viewbook

Get information about academics, admission, and life at NU-Q in our viewbook: Download PDF

2016 Admissions Viewbook Download