Northern Lights College

Dawson Creek + 6 other campuses


Northern Lights College (NLC) was established in 1975 and serves the residents of the school districts of Peace River (North and South), Fort Nelson, and Stikine.

The college operates eight campuses and learning centres, situated in Atlin, Chetwynd, Dawson Creek, Dease Lake, Fort Nelson, Fort St. John, Hudson's Hope and Tumbler Ridge. Students may choose from a wide range of academic/university transfer, basic education, career, vocational, and trade programs.

FACILITY/SERVICE HIGHLIGHTS: Student housing is available only on the Dawson Creek Campus. Daycare services are offered at the Dawson Creek, Fort St. John and Chetwynd campuses.

Institution Size

  • Domestic: 2,305
  • International: 745