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 AffairsHome to academic administration at Northern
  • Academic Calendars & Class Schedules: List holidays, final exams and other testing dates for the current and future academic years
  • Advising: Provides information on programs, program requirements, registration, placement and testing
  • 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.
  • Graduation: 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
  • Proctoring: 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
  • Technology: Serves students, faculty and staff technology needs across campus
  • Testing Services: Administration of tests including the ACT, CLEP, LSAT, MAT, ACCUPLACER, PPST/Praxis and TOEFL iBT exams; information available on the GRE and GMAT exams, MCAT, and GED records
  • University Assessment: General information about ACCUPLACER and senior exit exams at Northern
  • Institutional Research: Institutional assessments of Northern
  • Williams Library