Office of Continuing Education Policies

If you have questions about CE registration, please email or call 503.841.5038. If you would like to stop by, we are located in the Spaulding House, across the street from the NUNM academic building. Appointments are encouraged.

Class Registration for Participants

Web (preferred)

Phone: 503.841.5038 | Fax: 503.552.1508

Mail: CE Registration, 049 SW Porter St. Portland, OR 97201

In Person:   Registration that is processed within the first 30 minutes before the starting time of each class must be completed at the computers on NUNM campus with VISA or MasterCard, OR a $15 processing fee will be added to any checks received at starting of class. However, space may be limited so advance registration is encouraged.

Payment options for participants: Cash, check, Visa*, MasterCard* (* accepted online). Registration is encouraged to be completed 24 hours prior to the start of class.

Returned checks for participants: A $25 fee will be charged for returned checks.

Refund Policy for Participants

  1. Participants dropping a class more than seven business days in advance will receive a 100 percent refund. Participants dropping a class less than seven days in advance will receive a 50 percent refund, and those dropping a class less than 24 hours in advance will receive a 25 percent refund.
  2. Dropping a class will result in a $15 processing fee.
  3. Refunds may take up to three weeks to process and will be mailed to the address provided.
  4. Any special circumstances may be petitioned by contacting the CE department.
  5. The university assumes no responsibility for expenses incurred by a participant expecting enrollment in a class other than for tuition.

Class Cancellation

If minimum enrollment levels for a given class are not met, the class will be cancelled. Participants will be notified in advance by phone or email and a full refund will be issued. No processing fee will apply. It is the student’s responsibility to keep all contact information up to date with the CE department. The university assumes no responsibility for expenses incurred by a participant expecting enrollment in a class other than for tuition and lab or institutional fees.

Credit/Transfer Policy

Professional education credits for ND and LAc are pending approval by the OBNM, NCCAOM, or other professional bureau unless otherwise noted.

Other Professional CEUs: NUNM CE classes are not yet pre-approved for CEUs within any other professional organizations. However, if the criteria are met for professional CEUs and the attendee wishes to apply for credit, NUNM is willing to supply the necessary paperwork to facilitate this process.

Elective Credit: CE classes are not transferable as elective or academic credit.

Wait List

If a class is full, we can add your name to the waiting list and call you when a space becomes available. We will make every attempt to open additional classes once maximum enrollment has been reached.  Participants can request to be waitlisted at


Parking is free in both NUNM parking lots on weekdays after 6:00 p.m. and all day on Saturday and Sunday.  Parking is also available around the university for two-hour time limits. NUNM is not responsible for any lost or stolen items.

Special Accommodations

If you need special accommodations, please notify the NUNM CE department at least two weeks before class to ensure that appropriate arrangements can be made.

NUNM Non-Commercial CE StatementCommercial funding for specific Continuing Education activities is not permitted at NUNM. The university strives to ensure that each presenter disclose all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest. Any products, services or medicines presented are generic.