2022 Present

View the most recent contributions that helped expand UNW’s academic and athletic programs.


2022 | Corbin M. Hoornbeek began his tenure as Northwestern’s ninth president in August. UNW’s Engineering program received ABET accreditation, retroactive to 2017. Northwestern joined the Minnesota Private College Council as its 18th member institution. Nazareth Hall’s 100th year of existence is celebrated, as is Northwestern’s 50 years of being on the current suburban St. Paul campus. Northwestern’s volleyball team advanced to the NCAA Division III Final Four.

2023 | UNW successfully concluded its HLC four-year assurance review, meeting all Criteria for Accreditation with no monitoring or additional reporting required. Over 19,000 attendees experienced Northwestern Fine Arts events in 2022-2023. KTIS-FM is recognized by Nielsen Audio Ratings as the top station in the Minneapolis-St. Paul market for both April and May. With the acquisition of Spirit FM in Camdenton, Mo., Northwestern Media’s reach includes 104 outlets across 11 states.