Welcome to Pioneer Preview!

Congratulations on beginning this exciting new chapter! We understand that you may have questions, and that’s completely normal. Don’t worry because Pioneer Preview student orientation is here to help.

At Pioneer Preview, we’re excited to help you navigate the next steps in the enrollment process and schedule your first-semester classes. You’ll also have the chance to join a “Find Your Classroom Tour” and grab lunch with the student services team. We’re here to make your transition to college as smooth and enjoyable as possible!

What can you do at Pioneer Preview?

  • Learn what’s expected of you as a Northland student
  • Meet your academic advisors
  • Get help with your financial aid
  • Learn about scholarships
  • Take a Find Your Classroom Tour
  • Obtain your student ID
  • Get computer tech support
  • Learn more about all the campus services we have for you
  • Meet with the Academic Success Center to learn about tutoring, class accommodations, and more
  • Pay your tuition bill or sign up for the payment plan

Dates, Times, and Locations

Pioneer Preview orientation will run for one day in person on each campus!

Thief River FallsTuesday, August 13, 20249:30 a.m.
East Grand ForksThursday, August 15, 20249:30 a.m.

Family & Friends Welcome

Family and friends play a huge role in your success and are strongly encouraged, but not required, to attend this exciting day with you.


If you need accommodation to attend Pioneer Preview, please contact Sara Johnson.