Explore The Nicolet College Campus

Nicolet proudly serves the Northwoods community from its Rhinelander campus nestled on 280 wooded acres on the shores of Lake Julia.

Nicolet College aerial view

How to Get Here

Located one mile south of Rhinelander just off of Highway G. From the intersection of Highways 8 and G, turn south at the stoplight and go 0.7 miles. Watch for the Nicolet College sign and entrance on the west side of Highway G.

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Address & Contact Info

5364 College Drive
PO Box 518
Rhinelander, Wisconsin 54501
Fax: 715.365.4445
TTY: 800.947.3529 or 711

Drawing of Nicolet College Map

Getting Around Campus

Use the map and way-finding signs to help navigate around campus. 

Locations on campus include:

- Birchwoods Center
- Lakeside Center
- Northwoods Center
- Red Oak Center
- Tamarack Center
- White Pine Center
- Fieldside Center
- Nicolet Art Gallery
- Library
- Theatre
- Technical Labs: Automotive, Welding, Health Care, Cosmetology, Electromechanical, Industrial Mechanical, and Culinary

Learn more about services for the community available on campus.

campus map sign in the fall

While You're Here...

Enjoy the Dr. Richard Nelson Recreation Trails 

Map of Richard Nelson Walking and Biking trails on the rhinelander campus

The Nicolet College campus in Rhinelander is pleased to offer two recreation trails made possible by the Nicolet College Foundation. The trails range from "easy" to "moderate" in difficulty level. The trails are all-season, all-purpose except for motorized vehicles and horse riding. Cyclists must yield to walkers and pets must be leashed and cleaned up after. 

If you have safety concerns while using the trails, please contact Campus Security at 715-365-4420 or in the case of an emergency call 911.

Remember We're a Tobacco-Free Campus 

Thank you for not using tobacco, smoking, and vaping (e-cigarettes) on campus. This includes all structures, buildings, grounds, sidewalks, roads, pathways, parking lots, and all Nicolet College owned and leased vehicles.

Please Help Keep Our Facilities Safe and Clean

Nicolet College's Facilities Department maintains campus buildings and ground to create a comfortable learning environment that promotes lifelong learning. When property, College or personal, is discovered or damaged, contact the Facilities Department at 715-365-4419.

Know What to Do in an Emergency

In the event of an emergency, call 911 immediately. An emergency situation can be defined as any event that may pose a significant threat to the life, safety, or health of students and/or employees. After contacting authorities, call or contact any College employee. Then, if the situation allows, call the Emergency Response Team (ERT). Students should follow the directions of College staff and emergency services personnel during an emergency. 

Non-Emergency Contact Numbers

Campus Security: 715.365.4420
Emergency Response Team: 715.365.4999
Facilities: 715.365.4419
Information Technologies Department: 715.365.4478
Minocqua Police Department: 715.356.3234
Oneida County Sheriff’s Department: 715.361.5100
Welcome Center: 715.365.4493

Accident Reports

When a vehicular accident occurs on College property, it needs to be reported to the Oneida County Sheriff’s Department and to the Director of Security. All other types of accidents must be reported to the Director of Security.

Safety Data Sheet

Access the Nicolet College Safety Data Sheets through MSDSonline.

Understand Parking and Permits

Parking on campus is convenient and free; just make sure to read the parking signs. Vehicles parked in “No Parking” or undesignated areas will be ticketed. Only park in the reserved disability parking spaces if you have a State disability permit or have received a temporary permit from Campus Security. Cars should not be left on campus overnight.

Host An Event at Nicolet

Contact Jenny Bonardelli, Arts and Events Manager
at 715-365-4669 or events@nicoletcollege.edu

Lakeside Market self-service

The Lakeside Market

Lakeside Center - First Floor

The self-service market features snacks, beverages, sandwiches, and healthy grab-and-go options. Coffee lovers will find a fully-automated, touch-screen coffee brewer with Starbucks and Peet’s coffee, as well as a variety of hot specialty drinks. You’ll experience the convenience of self-checkout with multiple payment options, and an app for download to make purchases and manage your account. The market will be open extended hours, virtually anytime the Lakeside Center is open.



Building Hours:
Monday - Thursday: 6 am - 6 pm
Friday: 6 am - 5 pm

Welcome Center Hours:
Monday - Thursday: 8 am – 4:30 pm
Friday: 8 am – 4 pm
Hours for holidays and semester breaks are subject to change.

Hours for other Nicolet offices unless otherwise noted:
Monday – Thursday: 8 am – 4:30 pm
Friday: 8 am – 4 pm