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Navajo Technical University
Lowerpoint Road, State Hwy 371
Crownpoint NM 87313

Phone: 505.786.4100
Fax: 505.786.5644

 

Chinle Instructional Site
PO Box 849, Chinle AZ, 86503
Phone: 928.674.5764
Fax: 928.674.5700

 

Teec Nos Pos Instructional Site
PO Box 1203, Teec Nos Pos, AZ 86514
Phone: 928.656.3600
Fax: 928.656.3596

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Services Provided to Students

 

NTU offers a variety of services to assist and support students in attaining their educational goals. These student-centered services supplement NTU’s academic offerings, help facilitate learning, and empower students to succeed personally as well as academically. Such services include counseling, child care services, food services, residential services, transportation (for commuting students), and services for students with special needs, tutoring, computer access, distance learning, and library services.

 

 

Academic and Advisement
The Academic Counselor coordinates with the First Year Advisor to assist in evaluating student's abilities and interests to develop realistic academic and career goals. Advisement includes educational planning, choosing a major, planning for a certificate, an associate or a baccalaureate degree, and planning strategies for academic success. The counselor works with students placed on academic probation and a student readmitted on academic suspension and places them on contracts to work toward raising their cumulative grade point averages to include support services such as tutoring. The counselor also conducts academic support workshops. For more information, call Crownpoint campus at 505.786.4328 or Chinle campus at 928.674.5764

 

Cafeteria and Food Services
The cafeteria provides meals for the staff, students, and the surrounding community at a reasonable cost. The cafeteria hours are posted and open year-round with the exception of the holidays. All students are required to complete the meal plan form indicating which meals they will be eating during the semester . Meal plans must be submitted to the Food Services office during registration but prior to the last day to drop deadline. Contact number is 505.786.4128.
Only available at Crownpoint CampusMore Information...

 

Career Advisement, Job Placement, and Internship
Career advisement is offered to provide guidance to students in selecting a career path and a corresponding academic program at NTU. The career advisor uses a computer-based pre-assessment test to evaluate an individual’s personality, interests, skills, and aptitude in order to identify his/her career competencies.

Some programs require an internship where students have the opportunity to apply practical, job- specific skills in an actual work situation in cooperation with businesses in the private and public sector. Students enrolled in these programs must complete their internship to qualify for graduation. The student must meet with the advisor and assigned faculty advisor to begin the process of submitting documents and officially registering for the course with the Registrar’s Office.

The job placement program aspires to provide students with an advantage in the job market by giving them an opportunity to enrich their skills in an on-the-job learning environment. The job placement program can:

  • Provide students with the opportunity to develop knowledge and skills necessary for success in a career or continued education opportunities.
  • Offer students the opportunity to prepare for a career through on-the-job experience or a research-based learning environment.
  • Provide students with guidance in selecting a specific career path and/or in choosing a college to complete educational goals.
  • Strengthen student's employability in today's job market.

The Career Advisor may be contacted by phone at 505.786.4181. The Job Placement Coordinator's contact number is 505.786.4114

 

Child Care Services
The NTC Child Care Center provides child care services for students at a reasonable cost. Upon availability, it also provides services for staff, faculty, and the surrounding community at a reasonable cost. The center provides a nurturing environment, employs a curriculum that promotes the development of the "whole child," and encourages positive parent-child interactions. The center is limited in the number of children to whom care can be given. A Child Care Handbook is provided during the center’s orientation. The center is located east of the cafeteria. Contact number is 505.786.4122 for more information, or to obtain an application packet. Only available at Crownpoint Campus.  More Information...

 

Computer Services
Students using computers at NTU are expected to follow the Information Technology policy and procedures. Students using NTU e-mail, Internet Services, or any University software or hardware, should have an understanding that this technology is provided by NTU and is the property of NTU. The University reserves the right to review and monitor the use of hardware and software belonging to the school or personal equipment utilized on school premises. Such rights include the auditing of documents sent, received, or viewed through the Internet and e-mail. Students have no right to privacy regarding materials stored, kept, sent, or received on NTU hardware or software or personal equipment maintained on school premises. Students are not to print, display, download, or send any sexually explicit images, messages, or jokes or to visit chat rooms, message boards, or other forums where sexually explicit, offensive, or illegal issues are discussed. Violators will be subject to disciplinary action up to and including dismissal from NTU. For the protection/privacy of individual students and that of NTU, students are advised not to share passwords or provide computer access to unauthorized individuals. Students are subject to the NTU Computer and Network Usage Policy.

NOTE:  Students who vandalize, misuse, or steal any NTU property and/or equipment will be subject to disciplinary action up to or including dismissal from NTU and possibly be subject to prosecution through the Navajo Nation Courts, to include restitution to NTU.

 

First Year Experience
The First Year Program has been developed to strengthen the retention rate, to improve operational efficiencies and enrollment, and the long-term success of first-year students at Navajo Technical University. The Advisor and Counselor coordinate to meet with first-year students. They evaluate the student's abilities and interests to develop realistic academic and career goals. The FYE staff provides Accuplacer Placement Testing and interpretation for appropriate placement in Math and English courses. Advisement includes educational planning, choosing a major, planning for certificate, associate, or bachelor degree, and planning strategies for academic success.  More Information...

 

Parking and Transportation Services
Transportation to and from NTU is available to commuter students at various area locations. Routes are established on an as-needed basis. Students who wish to use this service must contact the Transportation office during registration in order to set the current semester routing, to gain additional information, or to request a specific route. Typically, NTU provides bus service from Gallup, Farmington, and Pueblo Pintado. No new routes or bus stops will be added after the drop/add deadline. Transportation services are subject to the availability of sufficient and appropriate vehicles. There is a transportation fee per semester for students using NTU transportation services.

Parking is readily available and close to all classrooms. If an escort to and from the parking area is needed, please contact NTU Security in advance. Navajo Technical University is not responsible for problems that arise as a result of missed rides or accidents, and or loss/theft/or damage to personal property. Contact the Transportation Office at 505.786.4332 for information.  More Information...

 

Security
The university contracts a third party company for campus security. The officer on duty may be contacted at 505.786.4345 or 505.589.4482. Preventing a crime and protecting one another is a responsibility shared by all personnel and students on campus. Please promptly report a crime, suspicious activity, or emergencies that occur on campus.  More Information...

 

Substance Abuse and Prevention Program
The Substance Abuse and Prevention Specialist provides intervention and prevention activities. The specialist receives referral of students who have violated NTU Drug-Free Policy who are then required to attend the counseling/group sessions as a part of their continuations as a student at NTU. The individual referrals are screened, assessed, and evaluated to develop a treatment plan. The Specialist also provides classroom-based prevention education program in health education, which is designed to increase the student’s knowledge about alcohol and drug abuse. Contact number is 505.786.5953

 

Students with Disabilities
The Disability Accommodations Specialist provides careful evaluation of the special needs program and accommodating needs of students with disabilities. The specialist conducts related counseling and support for the student, and offer professional guidance for staff and faculty on the accommodations and adjustments to program design and facilities required to serve the student appropriately. The specialist coordinates with other NTU counselors to address and case staff clientele to monitor progress and/or make necessary adjustments in accommodations. The specialist also conducts referrals to appropriate agencies as deemed necessary.

Accommodations for Students with Disabilities:
NTU is committed to meeting the specific needs of students with disabilities and complies with the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990 (42 U.S.C.12102) and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. In general the term “individual with a disability” means an individual with any disability (as defined in Sec. 3 of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (42 U.S.C. 12102). Students are responsible to self- identify and discuss their disability and special needs in order to receive reasonable accommodations. To receive reasonable accommodations, the student must register with the special needs counselor at the beginning of the semester. Documentation verifying the type of disability will be required by a medical professional or a state licensed diagnostician and must be made available to the specialist.

To request accommodations, contact the special needs counselor at 505.786.4163

 

Student Residential Services
NTU provides residential housing for both single students and students with families at the main campus. Students who live beyond a 55-mile radius from NTU, who are enrolled full time at NTU, and have submitted all required documents are eligible to apply. Security deposits are required prior to occupancy of any NTU housing facility. First preference is given to Native American students as the facilities are funded by the Native American Housing Assistant and Self Determination Act of 1996. NTU offers efficiency apartments for single students and family housing for married students and their children. See the Student Residential Handbook for more information or by calling 505.786.4175 or 505.786.5960
Only available at Crownpoint CampusMore Information...

 

Tutorial Services and STEAM Lab
Tutoring is available to all students in the STEAM/Tutoring lab. The lab offers tutoring services and general use of computers. In lieu of structured tutoring, the facilities may be used simply as a quiet place to work on homework assignments. Hours of operation vary from semester to semester, but include some afternoons and evenings. Specific hours are posted on the entrance door and on posting boards throughout the campus. Tutorial Services is also a source of employment for students qualified for the work-study program.  More Information...

 

 

Services Provided to Students

 

NTU offers a variety of services to assist and support students in attaining their educational goals. These student-centered services supplement NTU’s academic offerings, help facilitate learning, and empower students to succeed personally as well as academically. Such services include counseling, child care services, food services, residential services, transportation (for commuting students), and services for students with special needs, tutoring, computer access, distance learning, and library services.

 

Academic and Advisement
The Academic Counselor coordinates with the First Year Advisor to assist in evaluating student's abilities and interests to develop realistic academic and career goals. Advisement includes educational planning, choosing a major, planning for a certificate, an associate or a baccalaureate degree, and planning strategies for academic success. The counselor works with students placed on academic probation and a student readmitted on academic suspension and places them on contracts to work toward raising their cumulative grade point averages to include support services such as tutoring. The counselor also conducts academic support workshops. For more information, call Crownpoint campus at 505.786.4328 or Chinle campus at 928.674.5764

 

Cafeteria and Food Services
The cafeteria provides meals for the staff, students, and the surrounding community at a reasonable cost. The cafeteria hours are posted and open year-round with the exception of the holidays. All students are required to complete the meal plan form indicating which meals they will be eating during the semester . Meal plans must be submitted to the Food Services office during registration but prior to the last day to drop deadline. Contact number is 505.786.4128.
Only available at Crownpoint CampusMore Information...

 

Career Advisement, Job Placement, and Internship
Career advisement is offered to provide guidance to students in selecting a career path and a corresponding academic program at NTU. The career advisor uses a computer-based pre-assessment test to evaluate an individual’s personality, interests, skills, and aptitude in order to identify his/her career competencies.

Some programs require an internship where students have the opportunity to apply practical, job- specific skills in an actual work situation in cooperation with businesses in the private and public sector. Students enrolled in these programs must complete their internship to qualify for graduation. The student must meet with the advisor and assigned faculty advisor to begin the process of submitting documents and officially registering for the course with the Registrar’s Office.

The job placement program aspires to provide students with an advantage in the job market by giving them an opportunity to enrich their skills in an on-the-job learning environment. The job placement program can:

  • Provide students with the opportunity to develop knowledge and skills necessary for success in a career or continued education opportunities.
  • Offer students the opportunity to prepare for a career through on-the-job experience or a research-based learning environment.
  • Provide students with guidance in selecting a specific career path and/or in choosing a college to complete educational goals.
  • Strengthen student's employability in today's job market.

The Career Advisor may be contacted by phone at 505.786.4181. The Job Placement Coordinator's contact number is 505.786.4114

 

Child Care Services
The NTC Child Care Center provides child care services for students at a reasonable cost. Upon availability, it also provides services for staff, faculty, and the surrounding community at a reasonable cost. The center provides a nurturing environment, employs a curriculum that promotes the development of the "whole child," and encourages positive parent-child interactions. The center is limited in the number of children to whom care can be given. A Child Care Handbook is provided during the center’s orientation. The center is located east of the cafeteria. Contact number is 505.786.4122 for more information, or to obtain an application packet. Only available at Crownpoint Campus.  More Information...

 

Computer Services
Students using computers at NTU are expected to follow the Information Technology policy and procedures. Students using NTU e-mail, Internet Services, or any University software or hardware, should have an understanding that this technology is provided by NTU and is the property of NTU. The University reserves the right to review and monitor the use of hardware and software belonging to the school or personal equipment utilized on school premises. Such rights include the auditing of documents sent, received, or viewed through the Internet and e-mail. Students have no right to privacy regarding materials stored, kept, sent, or received on NTU hardware or software or personal equipment maintained on school premises. Students are not to print, display, download, or send any sexually explicit images, messages, or jokes or to visit chat rooms, message boards, or other forums where sexually explicit, offensive, or illegal issues are discussed. Violators will be subject to disciplinary action up to and including dismissal from NTU. For the protection/privacy of individual students and that of NTU, students are advised not to share passwords or provide computer access to unauthorized individuals. Students are subject to the NTU Computer and Network Usage Policy.

NOTE:  Students who vandalize, misuse, or steal any NTU property and/or equipment will be subject to disciplinary action up to or including dismissal from NTU and possibly be subject to prosecution through the Navajo Nation Courts, to include restitution to NTU.

 

First Year Experience
The First Year Program has been developed to strengthen the retention rate, to improve operational efficiencies and enrollment, and the long-term success of first-year students at Navajo Technical University. The Advisor and Counselor coordinate to meet with first-year students. They evaluate the student's abilities and interests to develop realistic academic and career goals. The FYE staff provides Accuplacer Placement Testing and interpretation for appropriate placement in Math and English courses. Advisement includes educational planning, choosing a major, planning for certificate, associate, or bachelor degree, and planning strategies for academic success.  More Information...

 

Parking and Transportation Services
Transportation to and from NTU is available to commuter students at various area locations. Routes are established on an as-needed basis. Students who wish to use this service must contact the Transportation office during registration in order to set the current semester routing, to gain additional information, or to request a specific route. Typically, NTU provides bus service from Gallup, Farmington, and Pueblo Pintado. No new routes or bus stops will be added after the drop/add deadline. Transportation services are subject to the availability of sufficient and appropriate vehicles. There is a transportation fee per semester for students using NTU transportation services.

Parking is readily available and close to all classrooms. If an escort to and from the parking area is needed, please contact NTU Security in advance. Navajo Technical University is not responsible for problems that arise as a result of missed rides or accidents, and or loss/theft/or damage to personal property. Contact the Transportation Office at 505.786.4332 for information.  More Information...

 

Security
The university contracts a third party company for campus security. The officer on duty may be contacted at 505.786.4345 or 505.589.4482. Preventing a crime and protecting one another is a responsibility shared by all personnel and students on campus. Please promptly report a crime, suspicious activity, or emergencies that occur on campus.  More Information...

 

Substance Abuse and Prevention Program
The Substance Abuse and Prevention Specialist provides intervention and prevention activities. The specialist receives referral of students who have violated NTU Drug-Free Policy who are then required to attend the counseling/group sessions as a part of their continuations as a student at NTU. The individual referrals are screened, assessed, and evaluated to develop a treatment plan. The Specialist also provides classroom-based prevention education program in health education, which is designed to increase the student’s knowledge about alcohol and drug abuse. Contact number is 505.786.5953

 

Students with Disabilities
The Disability Accommodations Specialist provides careful evaluation of the special needs program and accommodating needs of students with disabilities. The specialist conducts related counseling and support for the student, and offer professional guidance for staff and faculty on the accommodations and adjustments to program design and facilities required to serve the student appropriately. The specialist coordinates with other NTU counselors to address and case staff clientele to monitor progress and/or make necessary adjustments in accommodations. The specialist also conducts referrals to appropriate agencies as deemed necessary.

Accommodations for Students with Disabilities:
NTU is committed to meeting the specific needs of students with disabilities and complies with the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990 (42 U.S.C.12102) and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. In general the term “individual with a disability” means an individual with any disability (as defined in Sec. 3 of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (42 U.S.C. 12102). Students are responsible to self- identify and discuss their disability and special needs in order to receive reasonable accommodations. To receive reasonable accommodations, the student must register with the special needs counselor at the beginning of the semester. Documentation verifying the type of disability will be required by a medical professional or a state licensed diagnostician and must be made available to the specialist.

To request accommodations, contact the special needs counselor at 505.786.4163

 

Student Residential Services
NTU provides residential housing for both single students and students with families at the main campus. Students who live beyond a 55-mile radius from NTU, who are enrolled full time at NTU, and have submitted all required documents are eligible to apply. Security deposits are required prior to occupancy of any NTU housing facility. First preference is given to Native American students as the facilities are funded by the Native American Housing Assistant and Self Determination Act of 1996. NTU offers efficiency apartments for single students and family housing for married students and their children. See the Student Residential Handbook for more information or by calling 505.786.4175 or 505.786.5960
Only available at Crownpoint CampusMore Information...

 

Tutorial Services and STEAM Lab
Tutoring is available to all students in the STEAM/Tutoring lab. The lab offers tutoring services and general use of computers. In lieu of structured tutoring, the facilities may be used simply as a quiet place to work on homework assignments. Hours of operation vary from semester to semester, but include some afternoons and evenings. Specific hours are posted on the entrance door and on posting boards throughout the campus. Tutorial Services is also a source of employment for students qualified for the work-study program.  More Information...

 

 

Contact NTU

Navajo Technical University
Lowerpoint Road, State Hwy 371
Crownpoint, NM 87313

Phone: 505.786.4100
Fax: 505.786.5644


Chinle Instructional Site
PO Box 849, Chinle, AZ 86503

Phone: 928.674.5764
Fax: 928.674.5700


Teec Nos Pos Instructional Site
PO Box 1203, Teec Nos Pos, AZ 86514

Phone: 928.656.3600
Fax: 928.656.3596