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Your Guide to a Successful Future

Your Guide to a Successful Future


Advising is one of the most important resources to utilize throughout your college experience. Be sure to make an appointment with an advisor to help you register for the courses that align with your educational goals. 

Questions? Email or text 479-309-5532. 


If this is your first-time as an NWACC college student (have a high school diploma or GED), you must complete orientation BEFORE meeting with an enrollment advisor. 

NWACC offers a First-Time Student Orientation and a General Student Orientation course. Visit the NWACC orientation page to learn more.

Orientation Courses

Meet with an Enrollment Advisor

Enrollment advisors are here to help with admissions, advising, financial aid, student records and more!

Walk-In / Call-In Advising - No Appointment Necessary

  • Enrollment advisors are available to assist you in Bentonville, Springdale and remotely through phone or video calls, Mon. - Thurs., 8 AM - 4:30 PM and Fri., 8 AM - 12 PM. 
  • No appointment is needed, but please be aware of possible wait times. You will be assisted in the order that you sign in and will receive updates on your wait time via text message. 
  • Use QLess to join the phone advising line or the in-person lines in Bentonville or Springdale.

Scheduled Advising Appointments (In-Person and Remote)

  • Advisors are also available for scheduled in-person advising appointments, Mon. - Thurs., 8 AM - 4:30 PM and Fri., 8 AM - 12 PM in Bentonville or Springdale or remotely (phone or video call).
  • Use QLess to schedule your appointment. 
  • For remote appointments, please review the Microsoft Teams for Virtual Advising Guide before your appointment.

Connect with an Advisor

Advising Services

NWACC's academic advisors can assist you with choosing courses and a program path, guiding you through the transfer process, and connecting you with various resources to be successful in your college journey.


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