Student Experience & Support
Northampton Community College

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Our students are our top priority.

We know it takes more than just attending classes for you to succeed. So NCC provides a full menu of services to help support you academically, professionally and personally. From the moment you enroll, you become part of our community and gain access to countless resources like tutoring, academic coaching, advising, counseling, career services and more — all of which are available online or in-person.

 

As the most diverse college in the region, we’re committed to providing a welcoming, supportive atmosphere where our students can thrive. Take advantage of all the ways you can create connections with students, faculty and organizations to maximize your NCC experience and build a lasting network of support. Join one of our 60+ student clubs, cheer on one of our sports teams, practice new skills in a hands-on workshops, exercise in the fitness center, or live on campus and dive head first into everything we have to offer.



At NCC, You’re Never Alone

Listen as students share how Northampton Community College (NCC) has fostered a supportive environment to further their educational goals while providing opportunities to connect with their peers. Be part of a community that puts its students first.

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Student Life & Leadership

NCC offers 60+ organizations for students to connect with those who share similar interests and promote leadership within the community.

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On-Campus Housing

Immerse yourself in the college experience by living on our Bethlehem campus. We have accomodations for almost 600 students and FREE laundry & parking.

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You Matter @ NCC

We understand it can be difficult to focus on academics when you're dealing with personal concerns. NCC's Culture of Caring is here to help students get the resources and referrals they need to complete their education if they are facing challenges related to transportation, finances, housing, food, childcare, and mental health.

Student Resources

NCC offers countless personal, professional and academic resources so that students can be successful both in and out of the classroom. All of our services are completely free and available both online or in-person. For our full list of resources click here.

Student Resource Guide

 

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Library

The NCC libraries provide materials and support for a variety of research projects and assignments. They also offer 24/7 access to e-books, videos and over 75 research databases.

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Learning Center

Our Learning Centers offer services like tutoring, writing support and academic coaching to help with goal setting, time management, study strategies and anything else you need to feel confident in your studies.

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Center for Career Development

The NCC Center for Career Development is your one-stop shop for career exploration, guidance, job shadows, internships, resume writing and interviewing skills.

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Counseling Services

The Counseling Services department provides personal counseling services to students for a wide range of issues. All services are completely free and confidential.

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Accessibility Resource Center

The Accessibility Resource Center offers of a variety of support and guidance to both prospective and current students with disabilities to help maximize their educational opportunities.

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Adult & Military-Affiliated Student Services

At NCC, we value your life experiences and recognize all that you may be balancing which is why we are here to support, facilitate and coordinate services and programs for students who are adult learners or military-affiliated.

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NCC Help Desk

NCC's Help Desk is here to provide support for all hardware and software across all campuses including NCC email accounts, Workday, Blackboard, online instructional tools, system logins and cybersecurity. They are available via phone, email and in-person five days a week.

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Health & Wellness Center

The Health and Wellness Center focuses on the physical health of the entire campus community by providing a wide range of services and responding to health emergencies.

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Campus Dining

Students can take advantage of multiple dining options across our Bethlehem, Fowler and Monroe campuses to grab a quick bite or sit down for a full meal. We also have meal plan available for those who dine with us regularly.

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On-Site Children's Centers

NCC offers on-site childcare at both our Bethlehem and Monroe campuses for children ages 6-months to kindergarten entry. The centers offer full and part time care and education on a semester, academic year or full year basis to children of NCC students, staff and the community.

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Athletics

Our eight intercollegiate athletics programs offer diverse opportunities for participation and foster a sense of collegiality among the college community. Our programs also promote character development, leadership, sportsmanship and academic excellence in our student-athletes.

Next Steps

With 120+ high-quality programs at a highly affordable cost, you can build specialized skills to advance in your career path — fast. And with flexible class formats and convenient locations, it's never been easier to join us.