CAPS Student Resources

Contacts

Online:
Advising | capsonlineadvising@northwestu.edu

Student Support | capsonlinesupport@northwestu.edu
Financial Aid/Student Accounts | financialservices@northwestu.edu

CPP:
Advising | cppadvising@northwestu.edu
Student Support | cppadvising@northwestu.edu
Financial Aid/Student Accounts | cppfinancialservices@northwestu.edu

Adult Evening:
Advising | capsadvising@northwestu.edu
Student Support | capsadvising@northwestu.edu
Financial Aid/Student Accounts | aepfinaid@northwestu.edu

Registrar: Registrar’s Office | registrarsoffice@northwestu.edu | 425.889.5228

Information Technology: IT| https://help.northwestu.edu/| 425.889.5310 

Important Information – All Students

General:
Student Handbook
Adult Evening FAQs | Online & CPP FAQs 

NU Devo
Northwest University is committed to cultivating the spiritually vitality of our community and fostering spiritual formation within each individual member. To that end the staff, faculty, and students of NU have put together these devotionals. It is our collective prayer that these devotionals will provide you a space to meditate, pray, and grow in your spiritual formation as you follow Jesus.

Forms:
Registration Change Form Use this form to: (1) Add/Drop Classes, (2) Course Withdrawal, (3) Cancellation of Registration, (4) Program Withdrawal.
Other Forms

Textbooks:
How to Search for Textbooks
NU Amazon Bookstore
Some textbooks are available through the NU Library

Library:
NU LibraryTutorials | Journals | Databases

Microsoft Downloads: Click here for instructions on downloading for free!

Smarthinking: 24-hour access to Smarthinking, an online tutoring service. Access to study aids.
(Smarthinking offerings | NU and Smarthinking)

Academic Success:
Disability Accommodations (Student Disability Policy)
PowerPoint: Disabilities, Study Helps
Career Development Center
Prior Learning Assessment/CLEP/DANTES

Writing Helps & More:
APA Style Writing Guide
MLA Style Writing Guide
Turabian (Chicago) Style Writing Guide
Essay Writing Guides
Writing Handouts (From Brainstorming, Outlines, to Paragraph Development)

Materials for First Year Writers
The Khan Academy: Math Tutorials
Bowdoin College Writing Guide

Note Taking:
The 5 Best Note Taking Methods
Cornell Note Taking
University of Maine on Cornell Note Taking

Active Reading Strategies:
5 Active Reading Strategies for Textbook Assignments
How to Read Your Textbooks More Efficiently
The SQ3R Reading Method

Study Tips:
Study Less, Study Smart (6 mins) | Marty Lobdell (1hr)

5 Ways to Build and Focus Concertation
Concentration, University of Maine
Coping with Exam Anxiety, University of Maine

Important Information – Adult Evening  

Important Information – CPP Students