NCTC Waives Application Fees Oct. 24-31

Northland Community & Technical College (NCTC) will be waiving application fees as part of College Knowledge Month on Oct. 24-31. As a member of Minnesota State, NCTC will waive application fees as an annual statewide effort to encourage students to apply to college.

“Minnesota State is proud of our commitment to offer all Minnesotans an extraordinary education that is an exceptional value,” said Steven Rosenstone, chancellor. “An important way we keep that commitment is by making it easy for high school students to take the first step on their higher education journey. That’s why we are waiving our application fees as part of College Knowledge Month.”

The 30 colleges and universities of Minnesota State are all waiving fees during this time period as a collaborative effort to show future students our commitment to providing an affordable yet extraordinary educational experience. It is important to note that low-income students can get application fees waived for any of the Minnesota State colleges and universities throughout the year. In order to qualify for the free application fee, you will have to enter the Promo Code “CKM2016” when filling out an online application. You can apply at:

Northland Community and Technical College (NCTC) is a comprehensive college with campuses in Thief River Falls, MN, and East Grand Forks, MN. NCTC also has an aerospace site in Thief River Falls, MN, and a satellite site in Roseau, MN. NCTC offers certificates, diplomas, transfer courses, two-year degrees (A.A.S., A.S., A.A.) in more than 80 areas of study, workforce training and education programs. NCTC is a member of Minnesota State, the fourth-largest system of two-year colleges and four-year universities in the United States, and is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association. NCTC is an affirmative action, equal opportunity educator and employer. For more information about Northland Community & Technical College, visit or call 1.800.959.6282.