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Welcome to the first step toward your degree

We are excited to welcome you as part of Northwest Arkansas Community College's incoming freshman class!

All first-time, degree seeking students are required to attend New Student Orientation and to meet with an Academic Advisor before selecting their first-semester classes. 


Spring 2015 Student Orientation

In order to sign up for orientation you must have the following documents submitted to the Admissions Office:

  • Completed Admissions Application (Note: once your application is processed, you will receive notification via email to the personal email account you provided on the application).
  • ACT and/or COMPASS Test Scores for Reading, Writing, and Math. (Note: If your ACT Math score is a 17 or below, you are required to complete the math portion of the COMPASS prior to signing up for a session).

To Sign Up:

Visit your My NWACC Connection
Click on Resources tab (left hand navigation menu)
Click on Orientation


For questions, please contact the advising center at (479) 619-4324 or


Technical Difficulties?

If you need help with your username and password or encounter technical difficulties, please call the Student Technology Help Desk at 479-619-4376.

For other questions related to New Student Orientation, please contact the Office of Admissions and Advising at 479-619-4324 or