PROTECTING STUDENT PRIVACY: In accordance with the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) of 1974, WVNCC will only disclose confidential information from the education records of students to parents or other third parties with written consent from the student on file. To obtain a FERPA Release Authorization, see the College website or visit any campus service center.
FINANCIAL AID: Financial aid programs can assist students while attending West Virginia Northern. Awards are made on the basis of need and/or scholastic achievement. Early application is recommended. Check out the website wvncc.edu under current students/financial aid.
VETERANS: Veterans planning to receive VA educational benefits should contact the Special Populations Counselor at (304) 214-8962 for institutional forms.
SELECTIVE SERVICE: All male students under age 26 must be in compliance with the Military Selective Services Act.
ACCESSIBILITY SERVICES: Students in need of special accommodations should contact the Academic Resource Center / Accessibility Services and provide appropriate documentation.
EDGE/CAREER TECH: Students who took EDGE or Career Tech classes at a WV high school should contact the Registrar at firstname.lastname@example.org.
INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS: Contact the Admissions Office to understand additional admission requirements.
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To the best knowledge of the West Virginia Northern Community College staff, information contained in this publication was correct at the time it was distributed. However, this publication should not be considered in any way to constitute a contract between West Virginia Northern and any student. West Virginia Northern reserves the right to make changes in tuition, fees, admissions regulations, schedules, or curricula without prior notice or obligation.
Public Notification of Nondiscrimination in Career-Technical Opportunities
West Virginia Northern Community College adheres to all federal, state, and local civil rights laws prohibiting discrimination in employment and education. West Virginia Northern Community College does not discriminate in its admissions practices [except as permitted by law], in its employment practices, or in its educational programs or activities on the basis of sex/gender. As a recipient of federal financial assistance for education activities, West Virginia Northern Community College is required by Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 to ensure that all of its education programs and activities do not discriminate on the basis of sex/gender. Sex includes [sex, sex stereotypes, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, and pregnancy or parenting status].
West Virginia Northern Community College also prohibits retaliation against any person opposing discrimination or participating in any discrimination investigation or complaint process internal or external to the institution. Sexual harassment, sexual assault, dating and domestic violence, and stalking are forms of sex discrimination, which are prohibited under Title IX and by West Virginia Northern Community College policy.
Any member of the campus community, guest, or visitor who acts to deny, deprive, or limit the educational, employment, residential, or social access, opportunities and/or benefits of any member of the West Virginia Northern Community College community on the basis of sex is in violation of the EEOC policy.
Any person may report sex discrimination (whether or not the person reporting is the person alleged to have experienced the conduct), in person, by mail, by telephone, by video, or by email, using the contact information listed for the Title IX Coordinator (below). A report may be made at any time (including during non-business hours) by filing an incident report at https://www.wvncc.edu/offices-and-services/incident-report/7320
Title IX Coordinator
Room 119, B&O Building
1704 Market Street, Wheeling, WV 26003