President's Messages

Soon we will mark an exciting turning point in the lives of our freshmen and transfer students. Each year we celebrate an event we call the Crossover Ceremony. Crossover represents the day these students cross from their careers as high school students to their journey of higher education. A central focus this year, as we […]

Northwood’s Midland campus has undergone many physical changes over the past year. Construction crews have touched virtually every aspect of the University—but what do our blueprints show that will appeal to students more directly? Student housing is a crucial part of the campus experience and we were thrilled to break ground this week on North […]

“Endless terror. Refugee waves. An unfixable global economy. Surprising election results. What if they were all connected? What if you could understand why?” Northwood University students and faculty are exploring the answers to these questions by reading the new book, “The Seventh Sense: Power, Fortune, and Survival in the Age of Networks,” by Joshua Cooper […]

Intensity and activity are words that best describe these final weeks of summer and the mad dash to August 29. Still more than three weeks from the start of the academic year, yet the energy here is palpable. Faculty and staff are putting the final touches on their preparations for fall. Our student athletes are […]

If you’ve been on the Midland campus this week, you might have noticed groups of students huddled together, intensely debating the mechanics of operating a thriving business. They’re not playing Pokémon Go, and they don’t have time for political conventions or much of anything else. For these 165 students who are nearly finished earning a […]

For years, transfer students have been an integral part of the very fabric that weaves Northwood University into an institution that supports the diverse backgrounds and lifestyles of students from around the world. With the purpose of preparing a range of students for future success in a free-enterprise society, Northwood has in place 3+1 programs […]

As a university committed to meeting the diverse needs of thousands of students, Northwood is honored to be ranked by BestColleges.com as one of the nation’s top 20 best online programs for our Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree program. Determined by a set of data points, BestColleges.com classified Northwood University’s program as number 17 […]

It may seem that summer at a college campus is a time to wind down and relax after a busy school year, yet Northwood University is livelier than ever. This year, Northwood is preparing to host more than 4,000 high school and college students at our campus in Midland for various camps and activities that […]

There is a winding road on the Northwood University Midland campus named Naegele Drive. It is named for Robert and Patricia Naegele, who first touched our campus community years ago, when they opened their home in Midland to international students. Their imprint soon extended even further into Northwood with contributions to key growth initiatives and […]

One of our top priorities at Northwood University is to deliver many opportunities for students to take advantage of our programs. In pursuit of this goal, we are thrilled to announce the launch of four new Master of Science programs, being offered from our DeVos Graduate School of Business Troy location. Catering to the needs […]