Academic Resources

College challenges you in many ways, and Northern has many student resources to help you succeed. If you don't find what you're looking for here, please check Departments and Offices or the Directory.
  • Academic AffairsHome to academic administration at Northern
  • Academic Calendars: Lists holidays, final exams and other testing dates for the current and future academic years
  • Academic Support: Provides services that include academic advising, individual tutoring, and academic skills development
  • Advising: Provides information on programs, program requirements, registration, placement and testing
  • Course Catalog: Contains details of Northern's academic offerings, as well as admission information and academic standards, student life and services, and Northern's history and objectives.
  • Graduation: Commencement ceremony information and details
  • Institutional Research: Reporting and analysis of Northern's data
  • New Faculty Mentoring: Northern's mentoring program for new faculty members
  • Office of Sponsored Projects: The Office of Sponsored Projects provides research administration services for Northern.
  • Opportunity CenterComprehensive services to help you on your path to success
  • Proctoring: Test-taking and monitoring services offered at Northern
  • Registrar's Office: Information about registering for classes, ordering transcripts and diplomas, transfer student resources, veterans' benefits and NSU graduation rates
  • Student Accessibility Services: Assistance to promote success for all students
  • Student Success Center: A support network for students, including: Academic Advising American Indian Circle Program, Career Services, Supplemental Instruction, TRIO Student Support Services, TRIO Upward Bound, and Tutoring Center
  • Technology: Serves student, faculty and staff technology needs across campus
  • Testing Services: Administration of tests including the ACT, CLEP, LSAT, MAT, ACCUPLACER, PPST/Praxis and TOEFL iBT exams; information available on the GRE and GMAT exams, MCAT, and GED records
  • University Assessment: General information about senior exit exams at Northern
  • Williams Library