Family members are encouraged but not required to attend the new student college orientation with their son, daughter or spouse.

Fall 2014 Orientation Dates

Monday, June 9, 9:30-12:30pm
Friday, June 27, 12:30-3:30pm
Friday July 18, 12:30-3:30pm
Monday, July 28, 9:30-12:30pm; this session is designed for Education and Engineering majors
Monday, August 4, 9:30-12:30pm; this session is designed for Non traditional students
Friday, August 8, 12:30-3:30pm
Monday, August 18, 9:30-12:30pm; this session is designed for Health Science majors

The topics covered during these Parent/Family Orientation sessions are:

  • Advising
  • Billing & Financial Aid
  • Campus Security
  • Campus Life/Dining/Meal Plans
  • Counseling & Disability Services

There will be a Trolley Tour of the campus also at the end of each session!


In addition, NWCCD would like to encourage all family members to subscribe to Student Health 101 in order to stay informed about important topics to your student.  Student Health 101 covers items such as Financial Aid, Careers, Fitness & Nutrition, Relationships, and Time Management etc…  You can sign up for Student Health 101 at this location: