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Financial Aid Policies

Student Handbook Financial Aid Students who receive federal student aid are subject to both the general Northland College refund policy and a separate federal Title IV funds refund policy. If you withdraw, stop attending, or never attend all of your classes before completing 60% of the term, you may be…

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Diversity & Inclusion

…explore this option, please contact residential life, or indicate your preferences on our confidential housing survey. In 2011, Northland created the Indigenous Cultures Center to provide a supportive environment for Native American students at Northland and as a way to honor the commitment we made to the Ojibwe bands in…

Paying Your Bill

…for all students enrolled in 8 or more credits. Funds are allocated by our student-administered grant program that funds projects designed to enhance sustainability and increase energy efficiency on the Northland campus. Student-led applications are evaluated by a committee. Northland College Student Association Fee Assessed for all students enrolled in…

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Mary Griggs Burke Center for Freshwater Innovation

…do at the Burke Center will support his general education at Northland. “I’m very excited to just get outside this summer and maybe do some fishing!” Kristen Vensland is a rising Northland College sophomore from Somerset, Wisconsin. She is pursuing a major in Natural Resources with Fisheries and Wildlife and…

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Writers to Share Their Encounters on Stage

With Northland Students, Staff, Faculty, and Alumni

…this year’s Writers Read actually produced an encounter for her when she realized that one of the readers was her neighbor, and now the two have met in person for the first time. Northland College is sponsoring the event again this year, along with Wisconsin Public Radio, which is taping…

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August Welcome Experience

…their Northland Highways instructors 6:45–7:30 p.m. All groups meet on the Campus Mall for Minglefest! Thursday, August 26 7:15 a.m. Students meet their assigned group and AWE leader on the Northland Campus Mall 7:30–9:00 a.m. Breakfast (all groups go through meal service line; half of groups eat in the Baldwin…

ESA Annual Policy Agreement

…allow for other exceptions to College policy. Fulfill the housing agreement for the duration of the housing contract between the student and Northland College even if the emotional support animal is removed from campus housing. Waive any claims against Northland College and agree to indemnify Northland and its employees, officers,…

Whole Foods Market

Pushing Sustainability at Whole Foods Market

Matthew Toavs '98

Matthew Toavs ’98 has played many roles at Whole Foods Market since he got his first position in 2001 as a bulk buyer for the Lake Calhoun store in Minneapolis. At Northland College, he studied outdoor education-natural history with minors in earth science and environmental education and worked for two…

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Geologic Perspectives on Climate Change

…to address the issues of climate change. At Northland College, we have moved to divest from fossil fuels, embraced local food preservation and composting through our new Food Systems Center, and are pursuing lasting initiatives to be carbon neutral by 2030. In addition, our educational mission strives to help students…

Northland College alum Carl Sacks looks at GIS with students

Mapping for a Better World

Created "The Black Snake in Sioux Country" Map

Carl Sack ’06 has always loved maps. As a teenager, he got into orienteering, which uses detailed topographic maps, and he was hooked for life. “I loved picturing the landscapes they showed to find the fastest way across wild country.” At Northland College, Sack would stare for hours at DeLorme…