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Welcome to NMC!

NMC Hawk Owl logoWelcome to NMC! You probably have a lot of questions about what happens between getting your acceptance letter and the first day of class. We hope that this pre-orientation can help you know what to expect, how to prepare, and where to go for help along the way.

Each topic has its own page listed in the column on the left side of the pagein the Section Navigation menu at the bottom of the page. Simply click on a topic to learn more. Visit the help page to find contact information for NMC staff who are happy to answer your questions.

Not sure where to start? Here’s an overview of the topics:

Connect With NMC »

  • Learn how to access your NMC e-mail.
  • Check out your NMC Self-service.
  • Log in to NMC eLearning (Moodle).

Financial Aid »

  • Fill out your FAFSA.
  • Check out your financial aid requirements.
  • Find scholarships.

Placement »

Learning Options »

  • Learn about face-to-face, online and hybrid courses.
  • Figure out which learning approach suits you best.

Orientation »

  • Discover what happens on orientation day.
  • Prepare for orientation.
  • Find out where to go and what to bring.

Orientation Resources »

  • View videos on the Michigan Transfer Agreement (MTA), My Academic Plan (MAP), maintaining a work-life balance and academic support at NMC.

Ready, Set, Go »

  • Get tips for staying connected.
  • Learn how to begin preparing for class.