Student Services: Virtual & On-Campus

Fall 2022

We will be adjusting our hours to better meet the needs of our students, with expanded hours available during the first week of Fall Quarter. 

First Week of Fall quarter: Monday, Sept. 26-Friday, Sept. 30 

  • In-Person Services: Monday-Thursday, 8:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m. 
  • Virtual Services: Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m., with extended virtual services for Admissions, Advising, Financial Aid, Registration, and Workforce Education until 7 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday.  

Rest of Fall Quarter: Monday, Oct. 3-Friday, Dec. 16 

  • In-Person Services: Monday-Thursday, 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. 
  • Virtual Services: Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m., with extended virtual services for Admissions, Advising, Financial Aid, Registration, and Workforce Education until 7 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday.  

Hours for departments may vary. Please check information below for services listed. 

NSC continues to offer Student Services both in person and virtually by email, Zoom, and phone. Contact information is below, and a Campus Directory is available online. Please reach out, we’re here to help!

Enrollment, Advising & Financial Aid Virtual Assistance

Can’t make it to campus? Join a virtual student services session and meet with staff from Admissions, Advising, Enrollment Services, Financial Aid, and Workforce Education in one convenient place on Zoom.

Daytime and evening hours are offered each week. View hours and Zoom links to join the next session.

Admissions and Enrollment Assistance

Get assistance with applications, enrollment steps, registration, and general questions about North Seattle College.

Zoom Dates and Hours:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday: 
Noon to 1:30 p.m.

No Sessions on holidays and the following: 

  • September 8th
  • September 21st
  • October - 16th, 24th and 25th. 
  • November - 28th and 29th 

Connect Now (Zoom)

Fall Virtual Student Services

Attend a joint Zoom session with staff from Advising, Enrollment Services, Financial Aid, and Workforce Education to get quick assistance in one convenient place. 

Daytime and evening hours are offered each week.

More Info

Email:  NSCAdmissions@seattlecolleges.edu
Online: northseattle.edu/enroll-now

Advisors are available to see you on-campus or remotely, for scheduled appointments or quick drop-ins, and even live events! Get to know all the ways here.

Fall 2022 Advising Hours

On-Campus Services: Monday-Thursday, 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Virtual/Remote Services: Monday-Thursday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.  and Friday, 8:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

Fall Virtual Student Services

Get ready for fall quarter and attend a joint Zoom session with staff from Advising, Enrollment Services, Financial Aid, and Workforce Education to get quick assistance in one convenient place.

Daytime and evening hours are offered each week.

More Info

Advisors are typically available on Tuesdays, starting at 10:00 a.m. due to weekly staff meetings.

Request a Permission Number or Ask a Question: Advising Contact Us Form
Contact Your Advisor: Schedule an appointment, send an email, or give them a call.
Websitenorthseattle.edu/advising

Some programs offer specialized advising support and current or prospective students should connect directly with the department for assistance: International Programs, Running Start, Seattle Promise, Watch Technology, ESL, ABE/High School Completion, Early Childhood Education, BAS Programs

Do you have an ESL, GED, High School+ or I-BEST (job-training) question?

Spring 2022 quarter for ESL, ABE, GED, HS+ and I-BEST classes:

  • Monday, April 4 – Tuesday, June 14
  • Some classes will be on campus. Some classes will remain online.
  • We have laptops you can borrow.

Choose a schedule that works for you. You can sign up today!

ESL: To take an online ESL class, first you must fill out the application below:

ESL Application

  • If you took classes here before, please locate your student ID number (SID or ctcLink) if you can.
  • We will contact you very soon and help you register for classes.
  • If you are taking a class with us right now, talk with your teacher.

The Basic & Transitional Studies office is now open in person: Tues – Thurs, 10:00 am to 3:00 pm.

Please visit our website at NSC bookstore or, please contact us at (206) 934-4678.

The Cashier's Office is available to answer questions via email at: NSCCCashier@seattlecolleges.edu.

Counseling Services during COVID-19

NSC counselors are committed to providing high quality confidential counseling to currently enrolled NSC students. We are available to meet with students ​in person and through a confidential tele-counseling platform. To schedule an appointment, fill out this counseling request form here.

For life-threatening situations, call 911You can reach the Seattle/King County Community Crisis Clinic 24-hour community crisis line at (206) 461-3222 or crisisclinic.org.

Disability Services will be assisting students by appointments via Zoom. Alternatives including in-person and phone are also available as necessary and by appointment. Email DS@seattlecolleges.edu for questions or to schedule an online appointment.

See the Disability Services website for more information.

Contact Us:
Phone: (206) 934-4000
Email: eLearning@seattlecolleges.edu

Staff from Enrollment Services, Advising, and Financial Aid are conveniently available in one Zoom room and ready to answer your quick, 10-minute questions.

Fall Virtual Student Services

Get ready for fall quarter and attend a joint Zoom session with staff from Advising, Enrollment Services, Financial Aid, and Workforce Education to get quick assistance in one convenient place. 

Daytime and evening hours are offered each week.

More Info

Join a virtual drop-in session to get help with: 

  • Completing the steps to apply and enroll at North 
  • Learning more about funding and paying for college 
  • Understanding placement and testing options  
  • Exploring transfer or career training programs 
  • Selecting classes for next quarter 
  • Getting connected to other campus resources and support services 

What to expect:  

  1. After clicking the Zoom link, you will be placed in the Waiting Room as other students are working with staff in the Main Room. We appreciate your patience, especially during peak traffic times throughout the quarter. 
  2. Once you are moved into the Main Room and greeted by the Host, share your ctcLink ID number and ask your questions. You will either be moved to the appropriate breakout room or placed in a queue if there are other students ahead of you. 
  3. If you need to see multiple departments, remember to return to the Main Room when you’re finished, and the Host will let you know when the next available department is ready to see you.

Contact information and office hours are online.  

Phone:  206-934-3688

Monday, Thursday, and Friday:  8:00 am – 4:30 pm
Tuesday & Wednesday:  8:00am to 6:30pm

Voicemails generally returned within 1-2 business days.


Live Chat Hours: 

Tuesday & Wednesday:  11am to 6:30pm

Chat now (Live Chat)


Fall Virtual Student Services

Get ready for fall quarter and attend a joint Zoom session with staff from Advising, Enrollment Services, Financial Aid, and Workforce Education to get quick assistance in one convenient place. 

Daytime and evening hours are offered each week.

More Info


Appointments: Please request via email at FinancialAid.North@SeattleColleges.edu
Website: northseattle.edu/financial-aid

The International Programs Admissions Office is available for international applicants to Seattle Colleges. Please contact Admissions at the email above, or visit the International Programs website for Admissions information:  https://intl.seattlecolleges.edu/admissions.

During remote operations, the International Programs Division continues to provide services to international students enrolled at Seattle Colleges.

Email: IntlNorth@SeattleColleges.edu

To contact the International Programs Office at North please come into the office during our in-person hours, or email or call us directly. If you call and we are unable to answer the phone, leave a detailed voice mail message with your name contact information and we will return your call.

Advising Appointments: Advisors are available to you in-person, by phone and by Zoom video appointments during our regular office hours. Schedule an appointment with your primary advisor through Starfish, or contact your advisor directly by email (a link to your advisor’s email is in the table below).


Phone:  206-934-3672
EmailIntlNorth@SeattleColleges.edu

The IT Help Desk is the first point of contact for students needing assistance with technology. Services include support for classroom and lab technology, email services, WiFi, computer software and support. 

Chat now / Help desk form 

Email: ITHelp@seattlecolleges.edu
Online: itservices.seattlecolleges.edu/contact-it-help-desk

The Library is temporarily located on the first floor in the south end of the College Center building. Entry is on the western wall, then turn right and head south down the hallway.

Visit Library website for current hours.

ARRC (Admissions, Registration, Records and Credentials) contact info. is listed below.
International students are encouraged to reach out to IPAdmissions@seattlecolleges.edu for assistance.

Fall Virtual Student Services

Get ready for fall quarter and attend a joint Zoom session with staff from Advising, Enrollment Services, Financial Aid, and Workforce Education to get quick assistance in one convenient place. 

Daytime and evening hours are offered each week.

More Info

Email and Online Contact Forms:
Registration
Records – NSCRecords@seattlecolleges.edu
Credentials – NSCCredentials@seattlecolleges.edu        
Visit the registration page for more info

Running Start Advising Drop-In Sessions

If you have a question about classes, can't find your classroom, get confused on how to log into CANVAS, etc. come to our Running Start drop-in sessions. We have both in-person and virtual options. First-come, first-serve, no appointment needed. Click the "join zoom" button for virtual drop-in:  Join Zoom


Monday, September 26


Tuesday, September 27

  • 12pm - 4pm: Virtual Zoom Drop-In
    Join Zoom

Wednesday, September 28

  • 2pm - 4pm:  Virtual Zoom Drop-In
    Join Zoom

Please visit our website for more information about our program.

Seattle Promise Retention Specialists are available to meet with students remotely via Zoom or phone.

To request an appointment, please email a Retention Specialist with the North Seattle College Support Team.

See current drop in hours here.

The Student Leadership Board Supervisors are assisting student remotely through email and can make appointments via Zoom. Students can contact the different Boards through our website at northseattle.edu/student-life. You can also email the Dean of Student Life directly at maria.acob-nash@seattlecolleges.edu.

The Student Media Center (SMC) offers hybrid media production services to all North students. The services include tools and assistance for presentations, posters/flyers, printing, scanning, basic recording, and media software. 

Enrolled North students can check out media equipment for free, such as DSLR cameras, lenses, camcorders, tripods, and webcams. Workspaces, computers (PCs and iMacs), and free poster supplies are also available at the SMC.

Hybrid services: Monday - Thursday

Website: https://northseattle.edu/student-media-center
Email:  NSCMediaCenter@seattlecolleges.edu
Chat: https://direct.lc.chat/11900901/37
Phone: 206-934-0070

The Tutoring Center can answer questions regarding tutoring services and connect students with tutors to help support them in their classes.

Connect Now

Email: Daniel.Tarker@seattlecolleges.edu
Online: northseattle.edu/tutoring

Phone:  206-934-7309  Voicemails are generally returned in 1-2 business days
Monday to Friday:  8:00 am – 4:30 pm
Email: NSCCveterans@seattlecolleges.edu
Website: https://northseattle.edu/veterans-services
Student Veteran Club and Lounge Email: north.vetcorps@seattlecolleges.edu

The Workforce Education Office can help you enter or reenter the workforce through career training, financial aid assistance, job placement assistance, and academic planning.

Starting October 12, Workforce Education will be open on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 10 am - 2 pm, with limited staffing and by appointment only. If you would like an appointment, don't hesitate to get in touch with your funding specialist. You can find their contact information at: northseattle.edu/workforce-education

Fall Virtual Student Services

Get ready for fall quarter and attend a joint Zoom session with staff from Advising, Enrollment Services, Financial Aid, and Workforce Education to get quick assistance in one convenient place. 

Daytime and evening hours are offered each week.

More Info

Workforce Education also continues to operate remotely. We are happy to answer your questions by phone and email, and funding specialists can make appointments with you by Zoom.

Please note: FERPA requires North Seattle College to verify a student's identity if we are required to access a student's account to provide information. We can then answer questions regarding admissions, registration, and financial aid upon identity verification.