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Student Success

Centered on You

Discover an entire institution in your corner and ready to help you succeed, with programs and support services that are second to none—from enrollment to graduation and beyond.

Student Support

Our focus on the complete student learning experience is a hallmark of an NAU degree. With a vast array of support services that help students succeed academically, personally, and professionally, NAU is deeply committed to its longstanding tradition of individual growth and development.



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Academic Support

Be sure to take advantage of the many support programs to help you succeed academically—from advising and tutoring, to skill-building and research opportunities.

Academic Support

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Campus Resources

Push the boundaries of what you think is possible with programming and support to help you grow and succeed and connect with others. You’ll find specialized programming for first generation students, Native American and transfer students, as well as veteran services, career development and more.

Campus Resources

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Get Involved

Getting more involved on campus is a great way to enhance your college experience. Studies have shown that students who are involved in campus activities are more likely to be academically successful—plus, it’s a great way to meet new people who share your same interests and goals.

Get Involved 

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Health & Wellness

We’ve made it easy to enjoy a healthy lifestyle with our recreational facilities, sport clubs, and outdoor adventures. And when you need medical care or mental health services, you can trust you’re in good hands.

Health & Wellness


Student Service Center

Your one-stop shop for all of your Registrar, Financial Aid, Student Accounts, and Residency needs. Our cross-trained staff are fluent in four key areas, meaning you have one appointment with one person in one place.

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First Generation

Programs, Services, and Support



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Successful Transition and Academic Readiness

STAR is a residential summer bridge program where students take two classes for college credit, build peer connections through social activities, develop stronger academic skills through increased support, and get to be a successful college student.

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First Scholars

First-generation college students receive personalized guidance and support throughout their four-year NAU experience. Scholars receive personalized support, including an annual scholarship of $5,000, and develop an Individual Strategic Plan that evolves with them.

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Student Support Services

The programs, guidance, specialized services, and support available through Student Support Services keeps students on track to graduate. The program includes campus activities, group gatherings and meetings with peer mentors and professional staff. Participating students may be eligible for a grant up to $500.

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Lumberjack Leaders Institute

Harness your unique life experiences, enhance your leadership skills, and give back to first-gen students as a certified First Generation Ambassador. You will improve your college portfolio and resume, becoming more competitive for leadership roles on campus and employment after you graduate.

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Campus Resources

Push the boundaries of what you think is possible with programming and support to help you grow and succeed and connect with others.



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We have dedicated transfer resources to help you make the transition to NAU as smooth as possible.

Transfer and Commuter Connections

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Our award-winning Veterans Success Center serves all student veterans and military-connected members with academic and financial resources.

Veterans Success Center

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Discover individualized support in a caring and professional environment that respects and values our American Indian, Alaskan Native, and Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander students.

Native American Student Services

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All students are invited to explore academic and personal growth through mentoring, multicultural and LGBTQA programs, and campus-wide initiatives designed to instill a respect for diversity.

Inclusion and Multicultural Student Services

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