This guide is a tool to help you get off to a great start at NHCC. 


Review and complete the following steps to make sure you're ready for your first semester. 

Make sure your enrollment steps are completed or in-progress. 

  • 🔲 Apply for admission (the application deadline for spring closes 1/1/24 at 11:59 p.m.)
  • 🔲 Apply for financial aid
  • 🔲 Course placement
  • 🔲 Online orientation 
  • 🔲 Registration session 
  • 🔲 Review payment options

You can find details on your enrollment steps here.

If you have questions on your enrollment steps, reach out to Admissions at or 763-424-0724.


You can either come to the bookstore to purchase textbooks, supplies, bus passes, and NHCC branded items, or visit us at to place an online order for either home delivery or in-store pickup. For more information, you can also call us at 763-424-0808.

Fall tuition is due Friday, August 23, 2024. If registered after this date, tuition is due Friday, August 30, 2024. For more information on tuition payment options and deadlines, visit Paying for College. Questions? Contact Accounting and Fees at 763-424-0718 or

Visit Technology Resources to get information on computer, Wi-Fi, and hotspot resources. 

Visit Technology Resources for instructions on how to access Wi-Fi. 

Visit Access Services for more information to find out how to request accommodations. 

It's very common to be unsure of what you want your major to be and what career field you'd like to pursue. Figuring that out is part of going to college! 

Here's what you can do: 

  • Meet with an academic advisor. You'll speak with an advisor during your registration session and they'll help you to be strategic about the classes you register for. 
  • Meet with your advisor again during fall semester, before you register for spring semester classes. They'll help you think about your goals and how to align your classes and major with your goals. 
  • Many students start with Liberal Arts as their major, and then decide from there. Liberal Arts is the most transferable and customizable major, and if you find something you're more interested in, you can change your major. 
  • During fall semester, meet with Career Services to explore careers and resources to help you determine your career interests and the best major to reach your goals. 
  • Ask questions of people working in a field you might be interested in, and research careers on your own. Here's a good resource

Get the details on how to login to your NHCC email here. 

Your STAR ID gets you into every service at NHCC. From email to D2L to WiFi to eServices, your STAR ID gets you into all these services with just one username and password.

Get more info on STAR ID and learn how to login here

Contact Us 

Contact the Information Center for questions or concerns at 763-424-0702 or

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