Your one-stop resource center

Our services are free and we offer a gathering place to relax, make new friends, and enjoy coffee and tea Monday through Friday.

Academic guidance

  • course selection and academic planning
  • maintaining good academic standing
  • finding additional academic support
  • how to communicate with faculty and instructors
  • navigating the university system

Financial aid guidance

  • how to complete financial aid and tribal aid applications and documents
  • tips for scholarships searches and completing applications
  • learn about maintaining good financial aid standing
  • tips on financial aid planning and budgeting
  • find solutions/options to financial aid issues and concerns
  • Arizona tribal members who live out-of-state may qualify for in-state tuition

Personal and cultural support

  • resources to balance work, school, family, and culture
  • access to a NACC room designed for personal reflection and meditation
  • personal enrichment and leadership opportunities
  • cultural and educational activities
  • graduate school and professional planning
  • professional counseling referrals
  • resident elder referrals

Before you enroll

We can help you get ready for university life, and offer:


Come in to the Native American Cultural Center where we are housed to use:

  • student computer terminals and printer (print up to 10 pages per day for free)
  • fax machine for educational documents
  • complimentary beverage station

We can refer you to the right place for:

Student Organizations

For more information on these organizations, contact NASS at 928-523-8086.

Web resources

Browse our list of helpful links for information on the university, scholarships, and more.

Read more

 Northern Arizona University links

Advising, guidance, and transitional support services

Attending NAU online? 

Contact the Extended Campuses Service Center 1-800-426-8315, or search for an adviser.

Are you a graduate student?

See our graduate advising contacts.

Academic advising units:

  • College of Arts & Letters, 928-523-8632
  • College of Education, 928-523-2145
  • College of Engineering, Forestry & Natural Sciences
    • Engineering & Natural Sciences, 928-523-3842
    • School of Forestry, 928-523-8956
  • College of Health & Human Services
    • Health professions, 928-523-6198
    • Nursing, 928-523-6717
  • Honors College, 928-523-3334
  • College of Social and Behavioral Sciences, 928-523-6540
  • School of Communication, 928-523-8055 or 928-523-6540
  • The W.A. Franke College of Business, 928-523-5232
  • Gateway Student Success Center, 928-523-4772


Internship programs