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    Prospective 2022 students, join us Dec. 11 for our Online Preview Day: Winter Edition! The event will provide an excellent overview of what it’s like to live and learn at Northland College in our favorite season!

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    Designed for exploration

    Become an Outdoor Education major! Learn the skills you need to teach people in and about the outdoors. Experiential learning at its best.

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Northland College is a private, liberal arts college with a progressive focus on the environment and sustainability. We prepare students from across the United States and around the world for meaningful lives and successful careers. Founded in 1892, Northland College is located at the top of Wisconsin, on the south shore of Lake Superior. Adjacent to the Apostle Islands and nearly a million acres of national forest, Northland has an unparalleled living laboratory and natural playground just beyond our doors.

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Northland College 575 students


Northland College has a 10:1 student to faculty ratio.

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93.5% of recent graduates are employed or in grad school

Why Northland?

A Leader In Sustainability

Northland College is a Local Foods Champion and Real Food Challenge Participant


Northland College is Divested from Fossil Fuels


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NCAA Division III Sports

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