International Students

NNU welcomes applications from students from around the world who are seeking a Christian liberal arts education. Our campus in Nampa, Idaho provides a safe, supportive home away from home. International students may apply for the fall semester, which begins in August, or the spring semester, which begins in January.  Students who are interested in graduate programs should contact the specific department for program and application information.


Director of International Student Programs and Services
Joe Willey, DSO, ARO

Nancy Ayers, PDSO, RO

International Student Admissions Counselor
Rich Vasquez, DSO, ARO
Email: international(at)

Director of Asian Recruitment/Marketing
Dillon Zhoumiao Luo
Email: zluo(at)

Contact Us

Northwest Nazarene University
623 S. University Boulevard, 
Nampa, ID 83686-5897 USA

1-208-467-8000 phone

1-208-467-8645 fax