New Student Orientation: In-Person& Online Programs

Northwestern Spring In-Person Orientation

Wednesday, January 17, 2024
5:00 PM – 8:00 PM Eastern Standard Time

Up to 4 guests allowed

Join the CT State Northwestern Team on January 16th, 2023, for our In-Person Orientation. This event is for students & guest to be introduced to college administration, student leaders and various campus departments to become informed about the numerous resources available to them. Students will also be introduced to critical information about how to access their online course work, the role their campus advisor and library services.

Orientation will take place at Founders Hall Auditorium – 2 Park Place East Winsted, CT 06095. Parking is available around the Town Green.

Sign-up/Registration link:

Snow date:
January 17
5:00PM – 8:00PM

Parents/Guardians/Family Members

Please click the buttons below to take you to the Parent & Family Resource Guide (Downloadable PDF) and Parent & Family Resource Page on how you can support your student.

New Student Technology Support & Information

Students attending in the Spring 2022 semester will use an online platform in some manner regardless if their class is online or on-ground. To access their courses and important resources. Follow the link below to a page that contains critical information about where to find IT support services, where and how to access your online student portal (myCommnet & Blackboard), how to access your student email,

Policy on Refund and Course Withdrawals

It is important for students to understand their financial obligations while attending college, regardless if they are receiving financial assistant. Student and parents should read the Connecticut State Community Colleges’ Policy on Refund closely. Click here to read

Important Links