SUCCESS STORIES

Ed Walter

Traverse City

When Ed Walter lost his tool & die job he decided to go to college to get training for a new career. But before he could do that he knew he needed to improve his academic skills. Walter did that at the Traverse City Adult Education Learning Lab. "I've learned how to learn and work hard at it," said Walter. He plans to pursue the training he needs to move in to an HVAC career.

    

 

Northwestern Michigan College


Resources are available at Northwestern Michigan College to help you transition to postsecondary education, and to help you progress smoothly toward graduation. Here are lists of resources that provide special support to adult learners.

 

Paying for College:

Financial Aid Programs: A listing of available financial assistance programs, including grants, loans, and scholarships.

Scholarships: A listing of scholarship programs and the process for applying.

Loans: Application process and requirements of student loans.

Veterans Benefits: Specialized financial assistance and other benefits for eligible military veterans.

Financial Aid Steps: Step-by-step instructions for applying for financial assistance at NMC

Cost Calculator: Calculates the cost of a semester, including tuition and various fees.

 

Enrollment:

Apply for Admission: Enroll in NMC's online application system.

Programs of Study: Listing of programs.

 

Support for Adult Learners:

Learning Support Services: Study center and office for support services such as tutoring, disability assistance, and assessments.

Disability Services: Assistance and support for students with disabilities.

Tutoring Services: The Learning Support Services center provides tutoring services. Learn how tutoring can help, and sign up to request a tutor.

Online Tutorials: Links to online tutorials to assist with math, grammar, writing, and text taking anxiety.