Student Services

Below is a list of NDSCS departments or service areas commonly used by students. On some pages, you will need to scroll down to find more information.

  • Academic Advisors – Contact an advisor for help planning your class schedule.
  • Academic Services Center – Provides testing services, tutoring and accessibility resources.
  • Bookstore – Online classes do require textbooks and some classes require access codes to publisher website information. Please order these codes from NDSCS. Codes ordered from another source will not work with NDSCS Online classes which would result in students having to purchase another code through the College.
  • Career Services – Getting ready to graduate? Let NDSCS Career Services help you find your first job. They provide resources for job postings from potential employers, plus resume and interview information.
  • COMPASS Testing – Testing services are provided at NDSCS in Wahpeton and NDSCS-Fargo. Distant students who are not able to test at these locations should contact Distance Education for help finding a closer COMPASS test center at or 701-671-2347 | 800-342-4325 ext. 3-2347.
  • Email – Activate your NDSCS account. Once it is working, please update your personal information in CampusConnection and select the college email address as “preferred” for College and class communications.
  • Financial Information – Paying for college, refund schedules, applying for financial aid, direct deposit information, etc.
  • Library – Distant students are welcome to use the College Library. To get a library card, go to the Library's section of the website and click “Check out this tutorial for more information” to follow the instructions.
  • Student Accessibility & Resources – Need special accommodations or extra time for your online testing? Contact the Accessibility Coordinator to discuss options and what is needed to get special accommodations.
  • Tutoring – NDSCS provides tutoring services through the Academic Services Center on campus. Distant students may utilize online tutoring services from Smarthinking through a link in online courses.

Technical Support

There are different technical support contacts for different issues. The main ones include:

Login/Password problems for CampusConnection and NDSCS Online classes
Contact the NDUS Helpdesk at or call toll free 866-457-6387.

NDSCS Online Class Helpdesk
Pages within your class not working properly? Contact the 24/7 Helpdesk for Online Class Tech Support


  • Login Problems: Contact the NDSCS IT Service Desk at or call toll free 800-342-4325 ext. 3-3333.
  • Setting up an NDSCS Email Account: Click here to follow instructions.
  • Be sure to update your CampusConnection “Personal” page with your new email address.

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