Let’s make sure you have everything you need to get ready for your course.
Remember these things to make applying for your course go smoothly:
NOLS supports dreams by providing more financial aid than any organization in the industry. Options include scholarships, VA Benefits, AmeriCorps Awards, and federal financial aid from your school.
More than 400 colleges and universities nationwide accept college and high school credit earned on a NOLS course—up to 27 hours for an academic year.
Once you start your application, you can also begin working on getting academic credit for your course.
Our policies are crafted to support the health and well-being of our students and staff.
To read about these in depth, such as risk management, positive course culture, as well as the nitty-gritty of cancellation policies and admission requirements, please visit our policies page.
Visit our COVID-19 practices page for specific practices NOLS has developed to protect students and staff while on courses.
See frequently asked questions about NOLS Expeditions