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New Student Orientation

The 2020-21 academic year begins with New Student Orientation – an online experience to help you prepare for the great year ahead.

Orientation is an important part of your program. Complete our self-paced online orientation program, and discover sessions designed to help you:

  • Learn what to expect in the year ahead
  • Get familiar with learning online
  • Explore the supports and services available to you
  • Learn about safely accessing your campus, if required

These online orientation modules are intended to set you up for success at NSCC. Please make sure to complete them before your program begins.

Your Orientation schedule

View your campus Orientation schedule

Please note: It is highly recommended that you download Microsoft Teams prior to the start of orientation. Learn how to download Microsoft Teams

Prepare to start college 

This entire site is dedicated to helping you prepare ahead for your college experience. Take time now to explore what you need to know and do before classes begin.

Your Student ID

Your Student ID card is an important piece of identification. To be eligible to receive a Student ID card, you must be a registered NSCC student with a valid w# and password. Learn how to receive your Student ID card

Buy your books

You can purchase course materials online for delivery or pick-up at any campus bookstore location. Bookstores will be operating limited hours, and hours of operation are subject to change. Order textbooks and view bookstore hours

Masks mandatory

To enter any NSCC facility, you must wear a mask and keep it on in all public areas. If you require a mask accommodation, you must reach out to your campus Student Services manager by contacting Student Services before arriving on campus.


Contact your Advisor

Questions about accessibility? Reach out to your campus Learning Strategist at   or 902-491-7333.