Enrollment Checklist

A great deal goes into preparing for your arrival to Northland Community & Technical College. Please use the following steps to enrollment below to help guide you through the process.


Apply to Northland Community and Technical College

Students can apply directly online. After applying, submit your High School Transcripts/GED. Do you have Transfer Credits? If they are from another Minnesota State College or University, complete an eTranscript Request Form to request an evaluation. If you have other credits, please submit official transcripts for evaluation. Residents of North Dakota need to fill out a reciprocity form. Finally, complete and return an immunization form to Northland. (See Minnesota's College Immunization Law.)


Apply for Financial Aid & Scholarships

Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at http://fafsa.ed.gov. Apply early to ensure financial aid is complete prior to the beginning of the semester. Northland’s FAFSA code is: 002385. After completing the FAFSA, apply for Northland scholarships. If you are eligible for Veteran benefits, contact the Veteran Resource Center.


Contact Northland admissions to inquire if an assessment is required.


Register for courses with your assigned advisor

Students are to meet with their assigned academic advisor who will help guide them into the right courses to meet their educational and career goals, and connect with the many campus resources.

Student Orientation

Pioneer Preview new student orientation is a great time for you to connect with your classmates, get to know your new campus home, and learn more about the great academic experience you have ahead of you.

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Virtual Tour

See education in action by going on an interactive, virtual tour of Northland from your home or phone.

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Contact Us

The Northland admissions staff invites you to contact us with any questions you may have or for help navigating the admissions and enrollment process.