New Student Orientation

Get your questions answered and your checklist completed before the semester starts! New Student Orientation at Northeast Iowa Community College provides a two-part orientation experience made to order for YOU!

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Virtual Component

The virtual component allows you to work independently whenever and wherever you are to prepare for your upcoming journey. Learn about campus technology, the learning environment, and resources and services available to ensure you have a successful start at Northeast Iowa Community College.

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Campus Component

The campus component invites you to explore campus and complete your checklist before the start of classes. Advisors, financial aid, student life, and other staff will be on hand to provide help and answer questions to ensure you get off to a good start. Get your student ID, find your classrooms, purchase apparel and supplies at Cougar Store and more!

Register for the Campus Component

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iNdex Resource Guide

Once you complete your New Student Orientation, you can utilize the iNdex new student resource guide to ensure a successful transition to Northeast Iowa Community College.

Mandatory Program Orientations

If you are enrolled in a program offering mandatory orientations, please continue to follow communication sent from those program areas. Programs with mandatory orientations include:

Name of Program Contact
Automotive Technology
John Deere TECH
Eileen Schlawin
844.642.2338, ext. 1242
Dental Assisting Dawn Klostermann
844.642.2338, ext. 2227
Early Childhood (Calmar) Nicole Brodbeck
844.642.2338, ext.1470
Early Childhood (Peosta) Julie Griep
Health Information Technology Michele Grant
844.642.2338, ext. 2246
Medical Assistant Jennifer Anglin
844.642.2338, ext. 2196
Paramedic Nick Esch
844.642.2338, ext. 2186
Radiologic Technology Lora Hannan
844.642.2338, ext. 2311
Respiratory Care Amy Rausch
844.642.2338, ext. 2274
Nursing Jody Snyder
844.642.2338, ext. 1281
Certified Nurse Aide (CNA) Kim Gau (CNA Peosta/Dubuque)
844.642.2338, ext. 3235
Jomarie Scholtes (CNA Calmar)
844.642.2338, ext. 6905

For questions or technical issues with your student account, please contact the Helpdesk at 844.642.2338, ext. 555 or