Online students have access to all NSCC support services, but some may require a visit to campus.

For a complete list of student resources, visit the home page for Current Students.

The following services are available to online students without coming to campus.

Online Orientations

NSCC provides orientations to both Blackboard Learn and your specific online or hybrid course. Orientations are available within Blackboard Learn on the Institution Page.

Technical Support

For general technical support and help with MyNorthshore, contact the NSCC helpdesk at extension 4167 or

Blackboard Learn Support

For help with Blackboard Learn, contact the Blackboard Learn helpdesk at


Online learning students can get general advising through live online chat on the college's Advising page.

Financial Aid

Online students are eligible to apply for financial aid. For assistance, please visit the Student Financial Services page.


Online students may purchase books by phone from the NSCC bookstore.


The library offers many resources for online students. Visit the Library page to learn more.


The Center for Alternative Studies & Educational Testing offers proctored testing for online courses.


Online students can access tutoring resources through the Tutoring Center.

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