FAQs / Frequently Asked Questions
Spring Break is extended until April 5, 2020.
No classes will be held during the extended Spring Break.
Spring Semester will extend an additional two weeks to May 29, 2020.
All on-campus events have been canceled until further notice.
All courses resume Monday, April 6, 2020 in an online format.
Find your classes here: Revised Spring 2020 Class List.
Zoom or Blackboard: Questions, support, troubleshooting for Staff, Faculty & Students
- EagleTech Website: nnmc.libguides.com/
- EagleTech Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Need a Zoom license? Submit a ticket on nnmc.blackboard.com
If you have concerns about access to internet or technology, please complete the Student Technology Access form (or contact your instructor if you are unable to access the form).
Graduation: Students who meet the requirements for degree completion this semester will graduate.
While we cannot yet give a date, the College is committed to hosting a live, in-person ceremony and celebration when it is safe for us to convene again as a community.
Stay informed. Stay connected! Please check your email and the college website often for updates. Stay in virtual contact with your supervisors or professors and classmates.
Due to COVID-19, Northern is observing precautions to maintain the health and safety of our campus community. Beginning Thursday, March 19, Northern’s IT staff will shift to working remotely.
IT staff are working to ensure that all students, faculty and staff have access to and support for web-based communication, including emails and Banner support. You are still able to reach us by email, cell phones or IT Helpdesk support. We will respond to your IT Helpdesk ticket as soon as possible. However, if this is an emergency, please contact us directly:
If you have any concerns about access to internet or technology:
Fill out our Student Technology Access Form
Distance Education and Zoom information for Students:
- DE Website: nnmc.libguides.com/DE_
- Eagle Tech Email: email@example.com
- Need to fix an issue? Submit a ticket on nnmc.blackboard.com
- Student Zoom Notes
- Tips for Studying During a Disruption
Important Payment Plan information:
- If you are on a payment plan for the current semester; and,
- You were not able to make the March 16, 2020 payment; and/or,
- You believe you may not be able to meet your April payment requirement;
- The payment due date for March and April is extended to May 15, 2020;
- If payments are made in full for the current semester by May 15, 2020, late fees will be waived
Q: Will existing online classes continue during the extended Spring Break?
A: ALL courses (including current fully-online and hybrid courses, nursing clinical, field experiences, capstones, labs, etc.) will be on an extended Spring Break, resuming Monday, April 6,2020. Any short term course that was originally scheduled to start on 3/23/2020 will start on 4/6/2020.
Q: What will my classes be like after Spring Break?
A: ALL courses to be delivered in an online environment beginning April 6. Some courses will be asynchronous (not real-time) using Blackboard and others will be synchronous (real-time) through Zoom. Check the Class List below to see how your online course will be delivered. The Guidelines document provides information regarding support services as we transition online.
- Click here for NNMC's Revised Spring 2020 Class List.
- Click here for Guidelines for Transitioning to Distance Learning
Q: What will happen to students planning to graduate this semester?
A. Students who meet the requirements for degree completion this semester will graduate and have transcripts available once they are completed by the registrar. While we must monitor the status of the pandemic and cannot yet give a date, the College is committed to hosting a live, in-person ceremony and celebration when it is safe for us to convene again as a community.
Q: Will summer schedules will be affected by the extended Spring Break?
A: Changes to the summer schedule have not been decided yet since the pandemic crisis is evolving very quickly. However, the College is already exploring the option to offer all summer courses online as a way to minimize exposure and maximize attendance flexibility.
Guidelines for Faculty During the Transition
ZOOM Trainings and Resources
Zoom or Blackboard questions, support, and troubleshooting for Staff and Faculty