Academics

Chemistry student and professor at NAU

For every way you imagine success

This is your chance to pursue your greatest ambition—or at least figure it out. Our expert faculty recognize potential and can show you things you couldn’t have anticipated. And they’ll be with you every step of the way. It’s the perfect environment to jump in without getting in over your head.

Points of Pride

  • Northern Arizona University is a Carnegie-designated “high research” university, which places us among the top universities in the nation.
  • With nearly 100 majors, we’re sure to have the path you want to take.
  • 95 percent of our graduates agree that they received a high-quality education.
  • NAU ranks among the top institutions for minority students earning degrees.
  • Our commitment to military veterans and to those connected to military service has landed NAU on the annual list of military-friendly schools for four consecutive years.