Admission Procedures for Northern Industrial Training
NIT courses are available to
any student that meets our eligibility requirements. Potential students will be
asked to complete an application. A $25 non-refundable application fee will be
required. When the application is signed and returned to the Admissions Office,
the staff will discuss tuition and fees and potential funding sources that may
be available. All applicants will be contacted within two business days of
For vocational training
programs, students must obtain a Federal Motor Carrier Safety Association/Department
of Transportation (FMCSA/DOT) or a DOT equivalent drug test and a DOT physical
or Pre-Participation physical based on the applicable program. Applicants must
be able to fulfill all program prerequisites in order to be eligible for
enrollment. Please see specific requirements for each individual program.
Program costs cover the total
costs of tuition and course materials. Additional
costs not included in this price are, but not limited to: drug test and
physicals, CDL permit and licensing fees, transportation, room and board, child
care, etc. It is the applicant’s responsibility to secure funding or provide
payment for tuition and any training related costs. To be enrolled in a
program, 25% of the total cost of tuition is required, and NIT expects payment
in full 10 days prior to the start of any vocational program unless other
arrangements have been made. For applicants who are working with the State of
Alaska, Department of Veteran Affairs, Alaska Student Loan Program, Native
corporations for scholarship funds, or other third party funders, written
notification of full funding must be received 10 days prior to the start of
class. It is the applicant’s responsibility to contact their funding agencies.
There are no provision for partial payment of fees.
A $30 non-refundable fee will
be charged for all checks returned for non-sufficient funds. Before attending
class, this fee and the amount of the check must be paid to NIT by money order,
cashier’s check, or in cash.
Once an applicant is enrolled
into a program but prior to the beginning of that program, our cancellation
policy will apply. A $100 withdrawal fee will be deducted from one’s total
refund from any prepayment for administrative costs incurred by an applicant’s
If a student requests a
refund after tuition and fees have been paid once a program has begun, the
refund policy will apply.