Welcome New Students
We are excited to welcome you as part of NWACC's incoming freshman class! SOAR (Student Orientation and Registration) dates are now available. SOAR is your first step to successfully earning a certificate or degree.
To sign up you should be:
In order to sign-up, you will log into My NWACC Connection. You will see the MYNWACC Connection link on the footer of this page. If you need help with your username and password, please call the Student Technology Help Desk at 479-619-4376.
Once you have successfully logged in to my NWACC Connection, click on the "Resources" tab in the left hand navigation menu. Then click on SOAR Orientation.
All on campus orientation sessions have filled. We have an online orientation option available. Please follow the steps listed above to complete the online orientation. First time students will need to complete online orientation process and make an appointment with your advisor in order to register.
We will require ACT or COMPASS scores for all first time students before you may sign up for Orientation. You may receive an error if you have not turned in your placement test scores (ACT or COMPASS). In addition, if you received lower than a 17 on the math portion of the ACT, NWACC policy requires you to complete the math portion of the COMPASS prior to signing up for an orientation session. Click here to schedule a COMPASS exam.
If you have any trouble please contact the Office of Admissions at 479-619-4167 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Our current office hours are Monday to Thursday, 8 am to 6 pm, and Friday 9 am to 4:30 pm.