The staff at North Idaho College at Sandpoint welcomes you to apply for admission to North Idaho College.

We will gladly assist you with the admissions process:


Application Submission
We offer assistance with online and written applications.

Transcript Request
GED, high school, and transferable college credit transcript request forms are available to be sent directly to your previous educational institution for NIC.

Financial Aid Application
We provide assistance with the online FAFSA application.

Fin-Aid Forms Submission
Financial Aid assistance is available and documents can be sent directly to campus.

Scholarship Opportunities
Scholarship applications and information are available and can be sent directly to campus.

Placement Testing
Students requiring college placement testing can schedule appointments to take the COMPASS assessment at the Sandpoint Center  or on campus.
• COMPASS College placement assessment
• Program Entry Exams (offered within designated time frames)
• Nursing, Foreign Language, and others

OARS Scheduling
On campus Orientation Advising Registration Session scheduling is available online. Outreach students may take OARS online with permission from an advisor.

Academic Advising
Our advisors come to NIC at Sandpoint; phone and web-conferencing appointments are available, too. Call for an appointment with our outreach advisor: (208) 263-4594