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Nearly 2,600
Campus Student Population

Over 1,400
Online Student Population

Student/Faculty Ratio

Northfield, Vermont, USA
New England Location

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100+ Years
Home to ROTC
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“I Will Try”
Arguably Best School Motto
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According to our 2019 First Destination Survey 92.9 percent of our new graduates were either entering the military, the workforce, or graduate school within nine months of graduation.


At Norwich, you’ll develop leadership traits for every profession — discipline, integrity, confidence, loyalty and honor. If you choose a military path, Norwich is among the top 10 U.S. institutions for preparing commissioned officers. As a civilian, you’ll find impressive job opportunities through our career center and alumni connections with the CIA, FBI, and NSA, as well as numerous CEO’s, and entrepreneurs.

With an average net price of $25,581 (after grants and scholarships) and a commitment to review competitive awards, Norwich University has a financial aid program that positions us as one of the nation’s most affordable private educations.

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Norwich Featured News and Events

With its partnership with the National Security Agency’s National Cryptologic School, Norwich University continues a long legacy of supporting the national security sector. (Photo courtesy College of Graduate and Continuing Studies/Norwich University.)

NORTHFIELD, Vt. — Norwich University and the National Security Agency’s National Cryptologic School have partnered to create pathways into Norwich’s online bachelor’s degree programs, master’s degree programs, graduate-level certificate programs and Norwich Pro’s continuing professional education programs.

U.S. Army Lt. Gen. Charles W. Hooper, then-director of the Defense Security Cooperation Agency, speaks Sept. 25, 2019, at the Defense Security University ribbon-cutting ceremony in Arlington, Virginia. (Photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class James K. Lee/U.S. Defense Department.)

Retired U.S. Army lieutenant general will discuss U.S.-China relations

China’s rivalry with the United States — military, security, economic, cyber and technological — will take center stage as the 2021 Peace and War Virtual Summit starts Wednesday.

Grazia Scoppio, who is spending the spring semester at Norwich University as a Fulbright Canada Research Chair in Peace and War Studies, is part of a research team examining barriers that keep immigrants from participating in the armed forces. (Photo courtesy John and Mary France Patton Peace and War Center/Norwich University.)

Webinars on virology, volunteerism join French Tournées film festival on activities list

Although the start of the 2021 Peace and War summit may be the marquee event, the coming week’s events calendar remains full of intellectually stimulating fare. A virology webinar from the Master of Public Administration Speakers Series, a webinar on equity, diversity and inclusion in the armed forces and the start of the Virtual Tournées French Film Festival highlight the schedule.

Nicole Navarro ’21 reads at the Norwich Voices for International Women’s Day in Mack Hall on March 7, 2018. This year’s spoken-word performance will run online on Friday night. (Photo by Mark Collier/Norwich University.)

Norwich Voices for International Women’s Day will highlight women’s triumphs and struggles in virtual spoken-word performance

Chey Khoury wants women’s voices heard and inequitable notions, especially about strength and success, upended.

Norwich University President Mark C. Anarumo updated the campus community by video on Thursday. (Screenshot from video/Norwich University.)

Therapy dogs, curling coming for the weekend; dining options to increase

Progress against the coronavirus has been dramatic and steady, Norwich President Mark C. Anarumo said Thursday. An on-campus COVID-19-positive case count that had been 65 on Jan. 27 and 42 on Feb. 8 was down to five. Ten people were isolated in quarantine on campus as of Thursday, down from 91 on Feb. 5.

Although fans won’t be able to support Norwich’s hockey teams at Kreitzberg Arena this winter, the Blue Line Club will let them put faces in the crowd with cardboard cutouts. (Photo by Mark Collier/Norwich University.)

Norwich University Blue Line Club sells 150 cutouts to ‘attend’ hockey games, raising $4,000

Those Norwich fans at the hockey and basketball games and swim meets? They’re real cards. Cutups. Wait, no. They’re more like cutouts, and they radiate with Cadets spirit.

Norwich University students participate in a cybersecurity simulation in 2014. Norwich will lead U.S. Senior Military Colleges an effort to develop an integrated academic infrastructure and feed a talent-hungry Defense Department cyberworkforce. (Photo by Mark Collier/Norwich University.)

Norwich and Senior Military Colleges will create a program to feed a talent-hungry Defense Department cyberworkforce

Norwich University recently landed a two-year, $19.5 million grant to create a Defense Department Cyber Institute program. This is big news.

In “Rainbow Six Siege,” a first-person shooter game, esports teams use collective strategy and teamwork to rescue hostages, defuse bombs and secure locations. Norwich’s “Rainbow Six Siege” team topped Brown University in a match Feb. 12. (Screenshot from video/Ubisoft.)

‘Rainbow Six Siege’ esports team opens season with win over Brown University

With eyes on screens, hands on keyboards and minds tactically melded, one of Norwich University’s esports teams shot, blasted and stormed its way to a season-opening “Rainbow Six Siege” victory over Brown University on Feb. 12.

Reserve Officers’ Training Corps

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Norwich University is proud to be the birthplace of America’s Reserve Officers’ Training Corps. Over 100 years strong.

Our Army, Navy, and Air Force leadership teams are integrated into Norwich University in alignment with the institution’s mission to produce leaders for our nation.

Learn all about ROTC at Norwich University

—You at Norwich—

Challenges and opportunity await; the world needs your strength, talent, grit and compassion more than ever. Following an experiential learning tradition more than 200 years strong, Norwich will prepare you to lead and serve in a career you love — in the private sector, public sector or the armed forces. We invite you to join us. Live, learn and lead at Norwich.

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