Northern Lights College – Mission, Vision, and Values




Enriching lives, communities and industry in Northern BC and the world
through accessible, applied, and academic learning


NLC is the College of choice for Energy, Technology and Academic Learning.



Accountability – Establishing and achieving objectives that are cost effective and open to public review.

Collaboration – Achieving desired results for students and stakeholders through our teamwork within Northern Lights College, and cooperation with other institutions and organizations.

Excellence – Constantly striving to achieve and foster excellence in everything we do.

Inclusion – Acknowledging and valuing individual perspectives and diversity.

Innovation – Encouraging and supporting the development of creative initiatives that address opportunities for constructive change.
Learner Centred – Providing programming, instruction and services that meet the development, employment, and health and safety needs of our students and staff.

Respect – Treating each person fairly and equitably.

Sustainability – Making decisions without compromising our ability to meet future needs. 


For further information please see the College and Institute Act