NCC Implements Social Distancing Measures for Summer 2020

Northwest Iowa Community College is continuing to take enhanced precautions to ensure the safety, health, and well-being of its employees, students, and community. NCC is extending the online delivery format of credit classes for the summer term starting May 20, 2020. According to the current plan, a few selected hands-on courses will be permitted to resume instruction on campus with a maximum of 10 students and/or other social distancing precautions being implemented as required by the State of Iowa and following federal and Center for Disease Control (CDC) guidelines.


NCC’s Continuing Education, Adult Literacy/ESL, and Workforce classes are being evaluated on a class-by-class basis. Limited class offerings will be available this summer starting May 18. Please check NCC’s website ( for the most up-to-date information on class offerings, times, and locations.


The LLRC will reopen on May 18, 2020. It will be open to members in limited increments throughout the day in order to allow for disinfecting and sanitation between peak hours. Members will be asked to follow social distancing guidelines. The LLRC-East is closed for the summer. Please check the NCC website ( for the most up-to-date information that includes detailed guidelines and hours of operation.


The Residence Halls will open May 19 for a limited number of students. All common areas will be closed. All group activities will be cancelled for new students at this time. Social distancing precautions and regulations will be implemented as required by the State of Iowa and following federal and CDC guidelines.


Support services for students including admissions, tutoring, counseling, disability services and more are available for all students. If assistance is needed, please call or email (specific emails listed below) the campus. Our employees will be working Monday-Thursday from 7:00am-5:30pm. We will help you via phone or computer.

At this time, campus will remain closed to the general public. NCC will be open electronically in order to fulfill our core mission of education. The community is welcome to communicate with us through our website,, or by calling 324-5061 or 800-352-4907.

We are living in an ever-changing world and decisions for the College can (and will) change depending on recommendations from local, state, and federal agencies. For the most up-to-date information and to find a copy of the College’s Summer on Campus Procedures please refer to our website at –