1999 – 2001 Online Catalog
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This On-line Catalog is an electronic version of Northland Pioneer College’s latest official catalog, the 1999–2001 Edition. Changes approved by the District Governing Board since its publication ARE NOT reflected in this on-line catalog.
Check with an Academic Advisor for program changes or additions. This on-line version provides information about
Northland Pioneer College, Student Services, Learning Services, Course Descriptions, and Faculty and Staff
and was current at the time of publication.
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The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) affords students certain rights with respect to their education records. They are:

  1. The right to inspect and review the student's education records;

  2. The right to request the amendment of the student's education records to ensure that they are not inaccurate, misleading or otherwise in violation of the student's privacy or other rights;

  3. The right to consent to disclosures of personally identifiable information contained in the student's education records (directory information), except to the extent that FERPA authorized disclosure without consent.

  4. The right to file with the U.S. Department of Education a complaint concerning alleged failures by Northland Pioneer College to comply with the requirements of FERPA;

  5. The right to obtain a copy of Northland Pioneer College's student record procedure. You can obtain a copy of the procedure from the Records and Registration Office.

Northland Pioneer College designates the following items as Directory Information: student name, address, telephone number, date of birth, major field of study, participation in officially recognized activities and sports, weight and height of members of athletic teams, dates of attendance, degrees and awards received, photograph, and the most recent previous school attended. The College may disclose any of those items without prior written consent, unless notified in writing to the contrary by the end of the second week of classes of the fall semester, or the second week of spring semester if student was not in attendance fall semester. Student must notify the College each year they are in attendance if they do not want their directory information disclosed.


No transcript will be issued until all financial and other obligations have been satisfied with the College. When ordering transcripts, a three dollar fee is charged accompanied with a signed request from the applicant. Transcript applications are available at all campus and center locations.


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Student Grievance Procedure
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Office for Special Needs
Student Activities and Government
Student Financial Aid
Student Organizations
Student Writing Centers
Veterans Services