NE is on a 65-acre campus in a small town setting in Sterling, Colorado. NE has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – chorus, theater groups, , and more.
NE does not have fraternities or sororities.
NE has a thriving Associated Student Government. In fact, more students participate in Associated Student Government than any other on-campus activity.
Other popular student organizations at NE include Post Secondary Agriculture (PAS), Crossroads, NJC Ambassadors and Business Club.
The NE community comes together each year for Region Nine Basketball and Volleyball Games, Frederick Winters (hypnotist) and $2 movie nights on Thursdays.
NE offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through freshman year. First year students are given priority for on-campus housing.
Most NE students live off campus. In 2021, 30% of undergrads at NE lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 46% of students lived off-campus or commuted to NE. There are 578 spots available in on-campus housing for all 1,293 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 381 students chose to live on-campus. On the weekends, about 50% students stay on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.
NE offers coed housing and .
College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus. The NE campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.
NE offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Campus housing is secure and dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards.
Additionally, NE has campus wide security cameras.
Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to NE, take Interstate 76 to Sterling, CO. If you need to fly, book your flight to Denver International airport.
Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore NE's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour
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