Welcome to Advising Services!

Advising Services is committed to providing academic advising to all undergraduate students, including prospective students, at North Idaho College. Through the advising process, students will: be assisted with clarifying their personal and educational goals; learn educational options available at North Idaho College; select an educational plan consistent with their abilities, skills, interests, and goals; and learn of resources available to assist them with being successful students. 

Current Student? Be sure to contact your advisor who is assigned to you. This information can be found on your MyNIC account SELF SERVICE button on the left-hand side of the page. Select Student Planning. Select Go to Plan & Schedule. Select ADVISING tab. Your advisor will be listed under My Advisors.

Are you a Former Student? Please make sure you have completed a record update through the Admissions Office and have received a letter in your postal mail or Cardinal email before scheduling an appointment with an advisor.

Are you a NEW or TRANSFER student? Please await your letter of ACCEPTANCE from ADMISSIONS in your postal mail and Cardinal email for further information about completing the New Student Questionnaire then scheduling an appointment.

Upcoming Events and Reminder

Advising Services Location

2nd Floor, Edminster Student Union Building, Suite 210, and you must have a photo ID when you come in.
Phone: (208) 769-7821
Email: advising@nic.edu

Office Hours

Monday-Thursday 7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Friday 7:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Appointment times are:

Monday - Thursday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. 


Walk-In Hours*

Monday -  2 p.m. - 4 p.m.**

Tuesday - 2 p.m. - 3 p.m.**

Wednesday & Thursday - 10 a.m. - Noon**

* Walk-ins are approximately 10-15 minute meetings for currently enrolled students. Walk-ins are designed to assist with quick questions and needs. Walk-ins are scheduled on a first-come, first-served basis and students may have to wait for the next available advisor. 

** Last sign in is 11:45, 2:45, or 3:45 based on availability.