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Office of Academic Affairs
Spafford Hall 203
1200 S. Jay St.
Aberdeen, S.D. 57401
Phone: 605-626-2524
Fax: 605-626-3970
E-mail: Judy Lapka
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Academic Resources


College challenges you in many ways, and Northern has many resources to help you succeed.
If you don't find what you're looking for here, please check Departments and Offices or the Directory.​


Office of Academic Affairs

Home to academic administration at Northern


Academic Calendars

List holidays, final exams and other testing dates for the current and future academic years



Provides information on programs, program requirements, registration, placement and testing


Class and Exam Schedules


Course Catalog

Contains details of Northern's academic offerings, as well as admission information and academic standards, student life and services, and Northern's history and objectives.


Faculty Index

Lists Northern's faculty members and their academic qualifications. Includes adjunct and former faculty members.



Commencement ceremony information and details


Grants Office

The Grants and Sponsored Research office, commonly known as the NSU Grants Office, provides research administration services for Northern.


New Faculty Mentoring

Northern's mentoring program for new faculty members


Plans of Study

Academic guides to completing each major at Northern



Test-taking and monitoring services offered at Northern


Registrar's Office

Information about registering for classes, ordering transcripts and diplomas, transfer student resources, veterans' benefits and NSU graduation rates 



Serves students, faculty and staff technology needs across campus


Testing Services

Administration of tests including the ACT, CLEP, LSAT, MAT, ACCUPLACER, COMPASS, PPST/Praxis and TOEFL iBT exams; information available on the GRE and GMAT exams, MCAT, and GED records


University Assessment

General information about ACCUPLACER/COMPASS, proficiency, and senior exit exams at Northern


Institutional Research

Institutional assessments of Northern