as one of the 10 most diverse colleges in the United States.

Ethnicity Graduate, Undergraduate, and Credential Combined
Nonresident 5%
Asian/Asian American 13%
Black or African American 5%
Hispanic of any race 35%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islands 2%
White 27%
Two or more races 5%
Unknown 7%

Degrees Conferred

247 undergraduate degrees (1st majors), and 207 graduate degrees from July 1, 2017 to June 30, 2018.

Financial Aid

The Financial Aid Office serves students seeking financial assistance and provides information to students and parents regarding the financial aid process. More than 98% of NDNU entering freshmen received some form of financial aid in 2017-2018. Funding sources include federal and state grants, NDNU grants and scholarships, federal student and parent loans, and federal work-study.

Intercollegiate Athletics

12 athletics teams: Men’s and Women’s Track and Field, Men’s and Women’s Basketball, Men’s and Women’s Soccer, Men’s and Women’s Cross Country, Men’s National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), Division II Pacific West Conference

University Accreditation

WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)

Program-specific accreditations:

天天色综合,天天干影视Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)

American Art Therapy Association

California Board of Behavioral Sciences

天天色综合,天天干影视California Commission on Teacher Credentialing (CCTC)


天天色综合,天天干影视NDNU’s mascot, the Argonaut, is named in honor of Jason and the Argonauts, the brave explorers who searched for the Golden Fleece in Greek mythology.