About Northland College
Northland College is a private liberal arts college emphasizes on the environment and sustainability based in Ashland, Wisconsin, United States. The college was formed in 1892 as the North Wisconsin Academy, it went green in 1971. Northland College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Universities.
Northland College was named as one of the top 250 liberal arts colleges in the United States by the College Guide by Washington Monthly lists in 2011. It is also ranked 7th in the Top 20 "coolest" schools for their efforts to stop global warming and operate sustainably by Sierra magazine.