Bentonville Hours

MON–THURS   8:00am–6:00pm
FRIDAY    9:00am–4:30pm


Washington Co (WCC)

MON–THURS   8:00am–4:30pm
FRIDAY  9:30am–4:30pm




Admissions Events
Benton County College Fair
September 14, 2015 from 6 pm until 8 p.m.
Shewmaker Center for Workforce Technology at Main Bentonville Campus, NWACC
Benton County College Fair is your chance to talk to university representatives from across Arkansas, Missouri, Oklahoma and more. Last year over 60 colleges including four and two year, military personnel, technical schools and more attended and were available to answer student's questions. This event is free and open to the public.

If you are attending we encourage you to register for the automated fairs online at This registration produces a "Student Admittance Pass" which includes a barcode linked to your contact information. You would then present the "Student Admittance Pass" to a participating college representative. The college representative will scan the barcode, collecting the student's information. Almost all of the colleges in Arkansas will be participating in the automation system.

For questions regarding this event contact

Come Back to College Fair
September 29, 2015 from 4:30 pm until 7:30 p.m.
Jones Center for Families - 922 E Emma Ave, Springdale, AR 72764
Interested in returning to college? Join us for this FREE event at the Jones Center in Springdale to learn more about going back to college. This event is hosted by Graduate NWA and the Northwest Arkansas Council. Services at the event include:

  • Become eligible to win one of 10 $1000 tuition reimbursement scholarships
  • Receive financial-aid counseling
  • Bring your college transcript for evaluation
  • Talk to NWACC and other participating colleges and scholarship providers
  • This event is for those seeking any undergraduate degree or certificate
  • FREE Pizza
For questions regarding this event contact

What is Graduate NWA?

Graduate NWA shares information about Northwest Arkansas higher education opportunities and helps local residents restart their education at one of the region's technical schools, colleges, or universities.

Visit for more information.

Benton County Transition Fair
October 29, 2015 from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Shewmaker Center for Workforce Technology at Main Bentonville Campus, NWACC
The Benton County Transition Fair is an opportunity for students with 504 and/or IEP plans in Benton County to learn about resources for continuing their education beyond help. There will be a multitude of programs available to answer questions including NWACC, Job Corps, Arkansas Rehabilitation and more.

For questions regarding this event contact

NWACC Senior Day
March 2016
Check back in December 2015 for more info!
Held annually the NWACC Senior Day is designed for high school seniors who are considering NWACC to have fun and learn more about their interests. High school students will get a change to talk to faculty and staff from the academic department they are interested in, speak to club advisors, meet current students, learn more about NWACC and see the campus. One student in attendance will win a free class. Lunch will be provided. There is no cost for this event however students MUST REGISTER because space is limited.

Click here to register.

New Student Orientation
Check back in October for more information on Spring 2015 Orientation

For newly admitted first-time college students, Orientation is the first step toward earning their degree where students receive valuable information on starting college. They also get personalized assistance in selecting their first semester classes and times. Other topics covered include:

  • Understanding how to select college classes and times
  • Tips on balancing school, work, and personal time as a new student
  • Essential info on financial aid
  • Understanding NWACC degree options
  • Opportunties to get involved on campus
  • Various other NWACC services

Important: Students must have been accepted and submitted full ACT/COMPASS placement scores before signing up for Orientation.