Making a Difference

Welcome to NAU and NASS!

We provide individualized support in a caring and professional environment that respects and values our American Indian, Alaskan Native, and Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander students.  Come and meet our staff who can assist you with the transition from home to the university community. Our services are also available to all university students.

We offer:

  • a gathering place and a home away from home
  • one-on-one academic, financial aid, personal, and cultural guidance
  • peer mentor support
  • connections to resources for tutoring, child care, and more
  • cultural events and activities
  • computer lab and study lounge
  • free faxing, printing, and beverages

Native American Student Services offers you the opportunity to connect with the campus community through a wide variety of events, activities, programs and presentations.  

Receive first hand knowledge about how to be a successful college student from our experienced peer mentors who are part of our PEERS program.

With over 100 tribes represented from across the country, our mission is to assist Northern Arizona University in meeting the university's Goal 5: Commitment to Native Americans.  

NASS offers you guidance in balancing your academic and cultural commitments as you journey to become an NAU Lumberjack!

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