New Student Orientation

Welcome to campus NCTA Aggies!!!


Download Your Complete 2018 NSO Schedule Here: 2018 NSO Schedule

Move In Day
Friday, August 17, 2018

8:00 am –5:00 pm: Move in: Ed Center, Pick up Room Key/ Sign Housing Contract, Verify you have completed your paperwork (, Individual Photos, Connect to Wi-Fi, Pick up or take a picture for your  NCard, Pick-Up Parking Passes and Campus Map; Set Up Room: In Your Res Hall Meet; with your Advisor:  In Advisor Offices

9:00 am-6:00 pm Bookstore Open: Purchase and/or double check you have all the correct books and materials needed for your classes

11:00 am-1:00 pm Lunch on your own: Cafeteria $7.99/ person

5:00 pm– 7:00 pm Family Farewell Dinner : Have supper with your parents as you say goodbye  at the Student Union; Sponsored by Student Services

7:00 pm Campus & Town Scavenger Hunt: Meet at Ag Hall

9:15 pm Residence Hall Meetings

Please make sure you have completed the following:
☐    Claim your NUID number at:  You will need your NUID number and the Password, created during the application process, moving forward.  Please commit these to memory.
☐    Log-in to your MyNCTA account:  Here you are able to view, edit and update: Admissions Status, Enrollment, Student Accounts, Financial Aid, Pay Bills, Complete To Do’s, Update Personal Data, and View Your Academic Progress.
☐    Complete and submit all required admissions forms:  Once these forms have been received and processed, NCTA will remove the notification from your MyNCTA admissions check list.
☐    Submit official copies of one of the following tests: ACT, SAT, Asset, Accuplacer or Compass.
☐    Complete and submit all housing request forms and pay your deposit.  You can do this online at:  Submitting these forms and deposit will help secure your selections for housing.
☐    Complete and submit your NCard application:  Your NCard will allow you to access the dining hall and, when money is on your account, purchase products in the book store.
☐    Are you planning to bring a personal computer, laptop, phone or other device to college?  If so, you can visit to set up your: husker email, download programs, purchase devices, or simply learn more about our operating systems.

The links below are additional resources that may help make your transition to NCTA smoother:
Additional Links:

☐       Sign Up For School Announcements:

☐       Parking:

☐        Connecting to WiFi:

☐        Horse Boarding:

☐        2018-19 Academic Calendar:

☐        Pay My Bill:

☐        Academic Resources:

☐        Canvas:

☐        Campus Map:

☐        Faculty and Staff Directory:

We look forward to seeing you in August!