What if education could go beyond a degree or career to firmly establish your God-given purpose? At UNW, we will give you what you need to strengthen your academic skills, develop lasting relationships, grow in your Christian faith, and prepare for God's call on your life. Because of God’s compelling love, we will teach wisdom and understanding to reach all nations for Christ. Don’t just get a degree. Find your mission.

Religious affiliation: Non-Denominational Protestant

Student body profile

Learning options

Honors program

Eagle Honors Program exists for students who are looking for a college experience that will broaden their intellectual horizons, deepen their Christian faith, and reward their academic strengths. 


Many majors require an internship and we help students find and thrive in these opportunities.

Study abroad/away

The Center for Global Programs is dedicated to helping students find study abroad programs, while offering options that support spiritual growth and future career goals. 

Cost & financial aid

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Tuition and fees

First-time, full-time students receiving grants and scholarships

Financial aid application deadline
Many scholarships have a December 1 deadline.

FAFSA code002371

Learn more about financial aid at UNW.

Student activities

College is supposed to be fun—and the opportunities to have fun with your classmates is what makes UNW really special.  From dorm life to off-campus service and intramural sports, we have what you’re looking for outside of the classroom. 

Number of student organizations

Types of student organizations
Academic clubs
Cultural or ethnic (see below)
Religious (see below)
Student interest/hobbies
Student government

Cultural or ethnic

Our Tapestry club exists to celebrate our unique threads within one story — all of which reveals the image of God


Upperclass MPs live on your freshman floor and exist to serve first-year students develop in their faith journey. 

Fine arts offerings

With the second largest stage in the state, UNW’s theater and music programs are among the most technical and excellent you’ll find.  Plus, our Art program boasts the only animation major in the region.  Join an ensemble or take an elective—but use your giftedness to create beautiful music, art, expression, dance and more at UNW.

Instrumental Music

Jazz ensemble
Symphony orchestra

Vocal Music

Men's Choir
Mixed choir
Women's Choir

Theater & Dance

Theater productions

Athletic programs

NCAA Division
Division III

Conference membership
Midwest Lacrosse Conference (men’s)
Midwest Women's Lacrosse Conference
National Christian College Athletic Association
Upper Midwest Athletic Conference (UMAC)

Men's varsity

Track and field (indoor and outdoor)

Women's varsity

Track and field (indoor and outdoor)

Club sports


Intramural sports

Intramural activities provide opportunities for students, faculty, and staff to participate in competitive sports and recreational activities. The intramural program includes both league competition in a variety of sports and individual activities in a wide range of interests. Sport offerings include: flag football, volleyball, 3-on-3 basketball, 5-on-5 basketball, softball and broomball.

After graduation

Our graduates live around the world fulfilling their calling in Christ.  Our doctors, teachers, coaches, pastors, nurses, and graduate school-bound students can be found in nearly every industry and setting—and they have incredible things to say about their alma mater.

Disciplines with largest number of graduates
1. Business
2. Education
3. Communications

Alumni majors
Use LinkedIn’s alumni tool* to explore what Saint Mary's graduates majored in and the types of careers they have and with which companies.

*based only on those who have accounts on LinkedIn

Contact information

Other Student paths


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Adult learners

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