NHCC Virtual Open House

Tuesday, April 13 at 5 p.m.

  • Learn more about our degree options, student resources, and admissions steps.
  • Apply to NHCC for free!
  • Visit with faculty, staff, and current students
  • Virtually tour campus
  • Participate in one or more breakout sessions
  • Learn about the admissions process (English & Spanish sessions)
  • RSVP to be entered to win a $500 scholarship

** Registration is now closed for this event. If you are still interested in attending, please reach out to the Admissions Office at 763-424-0724.

Breakout Sessions

  • Admissions Steps and Process

    • Admissions

      Learn about applying to NHCC for FREE, understand admissions steps, and game plan a timeline to begin college.

    • PSEO (Post Secondary Enrollment Options)

      Still in high school but want to start on college courses? Attend our PSEO info session to find out how! Please note this session is for prospective students for Fall 2021 or later.

    • Sesion de informacion

      Aprender cómo aplicar para NHCC y el procesó de admission. También tendrá la oportunidad de habalr con estudeantes latinos sobre las experencias en North Hennepin Community College.

  • Student Services

    • Financial Aid

      Have questions about financial aid and scholarships? Meet with our financial aid team to ask questions and learn more about your options for paying for school.

    • Student Life & Diversity

      Meet staff from our Student Life and Diversity & Inclusion Office's and learn about the various clubs and organizations, student life events, and programs available that build community, cultural awareness, and celebrate differences.

    • CARE Center

      The CARE Center (Counseling, Advocacy, Resources, and Empowerment) provides support for students related to mental health, food, housing, transportation and other community resources, and helps define students rights on our campus. We also will share about on-campus resources such as the Food Cupboard. 

    • Workforce Innovation & Experiential Learning Center (WIELC)

      The Center supports students in exploring career pathways, gaining workforce experience through internships and other opportunities, and preparing for the job search through resume writing, interview preparation, and more. Come meet with our team to learn how we can assist you and enhance your college experience.

    • Tutoring & Library Services

      Come learn about the opportunities for academic and research support on campus, including meeting staff from our peer tutoring, writing center, math resource center, and the library. We will also highlight accommodations and disability support for students. 

  • Academic Programs

    • Business & Technology

      Join us to learn about the Business & Technology majors and certificates at NHCC. You'll hear about business professions and how your earned degree transfer to 4-year schools. We will also let you know how to get great internships and experience with the Workforce Innovation & Experiential Learning Center. Time will also be available for individual questions so you can determine your best next steps. 

    • Science, Math, & Health Sciences

      The Division of Science, Math, and Health Sciences offers a variety of degree and certificate options in Biology, Chemistry, Exercise Science, Earth & Environmental Science, Engineering, Health, and Mathematics. We also offer 4-year degrees right here at NHCC in partnership with Universities in the Minnesota State System through our University Center. Join us to learn more from faculty and ask questions. 

    • Nursing & Allied Health

      This session will explore career options for individuals who earn a Nursing Degree. It will summarize the curriculum at NHCC and explain our partnership with MANE (Minnesota Alliance for Nursing Education), which facilitates transition to a baccalaureate program. Unique advantages of the program at NHCC will also be covered during the breakout.  

    • Fine Arts, Languages & Communications


    • Liberal Arts & Transfer

      Join us to learn about our Liberal Arts programs, including the Liberal Arts AA. You will also hear from one of our transfer Academic Advisors about our program options to transfer and transfer student resources.

    • University Center

      Join the University Center to learn more about 4-year degrees that are offered on campus at NHCC! University partners include Bemidji State University, Metropolitan State University, St. Cloud State University, Southwest Minnesota State University, and Minnesota State University- Mankato. 

  • Event FAQ

    • Who should attend this event?

      Virtual Open House is for new and prospective students, interested in enrolling or learning more about NHCC.

    • How long will the event last?

      This event is scheduled from 5:00pm -7:00 pm. The event will start with a welcome and event information, and then students will have the option to join breakout rooms every 30 minutes. You are more than welcome to attend all 3-breakout times or join and leave based on your availability. 

    • Can I use my phone?

      Yes! If you have a smart phone that uses Android, iOS, Blackberry, or Windows operating systems, you can use Zoom on your phone. Other options  to join Zoom include: laptop, iPad, desktop computer. 

    • What if I can't make it to the event?

      If you are unable to join us at the Virtual Open House event but still have questions, you can sign up for our Info Sessions (Monday, Tuesday or Friday), schedule a Virtual Appointment with an Admissions representative, or call the main info line (763-424-0724) for more information. We also have informational videos on our YouTube account that you can view anytime!

    • What if I don't have a Zoom account?

      You do not need to install Zoom on your computer to view a Zoom meeting. When you join Zoom, you can open Zoom meeting, or launch from your browser.

    • Can my family and friends attend with me?

      Of course! Because this event is virtual, family and friends can join you to learn more about NHCC. Only one RSVP is required and only one device can use the RSVP to join the virtual event. Choose one person to RSVP and join the meeting with the link provided.