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NWACC Awarded Grant to Grow LIFE Program & Hispanic Enrollment

July 06, 2022

NWACC received a $432,883 grant from the Walton Family Foundation to grow its LIFE program and Hispanic enrollment. Learn more on the NWACC blog.

Join in the Juneteenth Celebration at NWACC

May 17, 2022

Juneteenth is the oldest nationally celebrated commemoration of the ending of slavery in the United States, and NWACC is hosting a celebration with guest speakers, discussion panel, art activities, games, live music and delicious food.

NWACC Utilizes Workday to Streamline the Student Experience

April 07, 2022

To elevate student success, NWACC is moving most of the college's student-related systems to Workday - a simple, cloud-based mobile-friendly information system. Learn more on the NWACC blog.

NWACC's Programs Designed to Meet Student and Community Needs

March 23, 2022

NWACC has been serving the local community for over 30 years with programs ranging from Construction and Fire Science to Health Professions and Bicycle Tech. With convenient locations in Springdale and Bentonville and more than 75 degrees and certificates, there’s an option for everyone at NWACC.

Childcare Assistance Grant for NWACC Students

February 01, 2022

Through the CCAMPIS tuition assistance grant by the Department of Education, NWACC has partnered with the Helen R. Walton Children’s Enrichment Center (HWCEC) in Bentonville to offer childcare to full time and part time NWACC students.

NWACC Hace Posible la Universidad para los Hispanos

December 13, 2021

Ya sea que sea el primero en su familia en asistir a la universidad o regresar para obtener un título o capacitación laboral, NWACC ofrece el apoyo, los recursos y las vías académicas para alcanzar sus metas de educación superior.

NWACC Inclement Weather & Closure Guidelines

November 01, 2021

This winter season, be sure to stay updated on when inclement weather causes all of NWACC's classes to go remote and its locations to temporarily close.

Vax to School Giveaway - Win Big Prizes!

September 01, 2021

NWACC students! Vaccinated for COVID-19? Enter your name into the Vax to School Giveaway for a chance to win big prizes! Winners will be announced on October 15th.

Certified Retail Analyst Instructor Plays Big Part in Student Success

August 03, 2021

NWACC Professor Lance Lewis is known to surpass simply teaching course material and offers personalized guidance to his Certified Retail Analyst (CRA) students, moving them from classroom learning and skill building to landing a job in the retail and supplier industry. Learn more about Lance on our blog.

More On-Campus Services & Classes Coming this Summer & Fall

May 11, 2021

With COVID-19 vaccines readily available to our college community, NWACC is excited to offer students a more vibrant college experience by increasing on-campus services this summer and face-to-face classes this fall. Read our blog to learn more about what’s coming soon!