Consumer Information and Student Right-to-Know

Below you will find general consumer information for current students, prospective students and the general public.  In addition, the policies for the Northern Wyoming Community College District (NWCCD) set by the Board of Trustees, as well as corresponding procedures may be found here.

General Information

Northern Wyoming Community College District is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. The Nursing Program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing and the Dental Hygiene Program is accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation.

Accreditation Information


We are committed to the prevention of crime and protection of life and property; the preservation of peace, order & safety; the enforcement of laws and ordinances; and the safeguarding of constitutional guarantees.

With service to the Students as our foundation, we are driven by goals to enhance the quality of life, investigating problems as well as incidents, seeking solutions and fostering a sense of security on our campus. We nurture trust by holding ourselves to the highest standards of performance and ethics.

Our campus is dedicated to providing a quality work environment and the development of its members through effective training and leadership.

Campus Safety webpage

Equal Opportunity Education Act. Title IX is a federal civil rights law, enacted as a follow-up to the pass of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. Title IX forbids discrimination, sexual harassment, sexual assault, and prohibits gender discrimination in higher education.

Information about our commitment to Title IX

NWCCD Title IX – Know Your Rights Brochure

Report an Incident or Concern


The Equity in Athletics Disclosure Act (EADA) requires the Secretary of Education to collect information and provide Congress a report on financial and statistical information on men and women’s collegiate sports. As an institution that participates in a Student Financial Aid program, the Northern Wyoming Community College District participates in the collection of data.

EADA Annual Summary Report

Equity in Athletics Website


Annual FERPA Notice

The Family Educational Rights & Privacy Act (FERPA) affords students certain rights with respect to their educational records.


It’s important that students understand their rights and responsibilities.  Series 5000 of our NWCCD policies and procedures addresses many issues associated with student services. The College Catalog is another excellent reference.

Student Appeal Packet
A Student Appeals process, as outlined by procedure 2005.11 is available to all students for appeals related to financial aid, operations of the college, academic standing, or student life. Appeals are generally requests for a change in a decision or action, such as an academic or financial aid suspension. Letters expressing discontent or concern fall within the District’s complaint process and are handled accordingly.

NOTE: This process does not apply to Title IX, conduct, residency, and grade appeals.

Student Outcomes

The Student Right-to-Know Act requires postsecondary educational institutions to report the percentage of first-time, full-time, degree or certificate-seeking students who graduate or transfer within 150 percent of the length of the program of study. Please refer to this web page for our graduation and transfer rates.

Graduation and Transfer Rate Information

Student Cohort Retention is a fall-to-fall measure of student persistence within the federally-defined cohort.

Student Cohort Retention Information

Enrollee success is defined as the total number of passing grades from credit classes divided by the total number of grades. An annual rate includes summer, fall, and spring.

Enrollee Success Rates Information