Red Lake Nation College

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Red Lake Nation College
Motto The good life for us all
Established 1987
Type Public Tribal and Community College
Students 70
Undergraduates 2 year available
Postgraduates not available
Location 23750 Minnesota 1 Red Lake, Minnesota 56671, Minnesota, United States
Campus rural Anishinaabe nation reserve
Affiliations Minnesota State Colleges and Universities System, Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College
Website Official site

Red Lake Nation College is a community college on the Red Lake Indian Reservation in Red Lake, Minnesota. It is both a college and a satellite college of the Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College, which is part of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities System. The enrollment is 70 students. Red Lake Nation College allows for a unique cultural exchange within the student learning environment. The RLNC is supported by elders and community members who speak the Anishinaabe language and who understand the history of the Red Lake Nation.

Mission & Vision[edit]

The mission and vision of the RLNC is

  • to offer students the opportunity of obtaining a quality education provided from an American Indian perspective
  • to develop professionally and culturally.

Partnerships[edit]

RLNC is a member of the American Indian Higher Education Consortium (AIHEC), which is a community of tribally and federally chartered institutions working to strengthen tribal nations and make a lasting difference in the lives of American Indians and Alaska Natives. RLNC was created in response to the higher education needs of American Indians. RLNC generally serves geographically isolated populations that have no other means accessing education beyond the high school level. [1]

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