Northern Arizona University (NAU) is a public higher-research university located at the base of the San Francisco Peaks in Flagstaff, Arizona. More than 22,600 students attend the university in Flagstaff, with 10,400 living on campus. NAU is well-known for its excellent academic programmess and student-centred approach to higher education. Flagstaff is a vibrant mountain townwith an exciting entertainment scene and unparalleled natural scenery, only 90 minutes from the Grand Canyon and 3.5 hours from Las Vegas. Flagstaff offers an ideal, scenic environment for living and learning, with a four-season climate and dynamic landscapes, you’ll discover outdoor adventures unlike anywhere else in Arizona. Locally, you can visit the Lowell Observatory, Arizona Snowbowl, Aquatic and Tennis Complex, which is one of the finest high-altitude swimming facilities in the world. If snowboarding and stargazing isn’t your thing, enjoy 50 miles of running tracks, hiking and mountain biking trails at the Flagstaff Urban Trail System. The college sports teams are known as the Lumberjacks.
Students going to NAU in the 2020/21 academic year will be awarded a $700 scholarship per semester in order to help cover any student fees.