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Visiting Student
Enrollment Checklist

Once you have completed your Application, you are ready to begin the Enrollment Checklist.

Next Steps
  1. Visit myNWACC Connection once accepted to familiarize yourself with your student account. Please check your official NWACC email regularly.

  2. Submit the following documents to the Office of Student Records by the deadline date.

    • ACT or COMPASS placement exam scores (scores should be no more than 5 years old), or Unofficial Copies of Previous College Transcripts. Submit for prerequisite verification to the Office of Student Records, or take COMPASS exam at the NWACC Testing Center ($10 fee). Bring an unofficial copy to your Advising Appointment.*
    • Proof of 2 Measles, Mumps, and Rubella (MMR) immunizations for all applicants born after January 1, 1957. Some foreign-born students may be required to submit tuberculosis screening.
  3. Schedule an Academic Advising appointment (strongly encouraged) through Success Planner in myNWACC Connection. Steps on making an appointment can be found here.

  4. Register for Classes through myNWACC Connection.

Complete Prior to Semester:
  • Obtain your Student ID and Parking Permit at the Student Information Center (SIC) located in the first floor lobby of the Becky Paneitz Student Center (Main Campus).
  • Purchase your Textbooks and Class Supplies at the NWACC Campus Bookstore.
Important Information and Limitations Regarding "Visiting Student" Admissions Status:

a. Visiting Students will be classified as 'non-degree seeking'.
b. Visiting Students will not be eligible to participate in federally funded financial aid programs.
c. Visiting Students are limited to a enrolling in a maximum of 18 college credit per semester.
d. Visiting Students will not be allowed to register for the following semester. Students that wish to continue for more than one semester at NWACC, must reapply and complete the requirements for a transfer student.

* All visiting students who have not yet completed a college level math course and whose ACT Math score of 17 or below, will need to take the math portion of the COMPASS. Students testing below 19 on the Reading and/or Writing portions of the ACT are encouraged to retake the COMPASS test to see if their score has changed or can be improved.