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How to use Bearcat Link

Bearcat Link is our student organization system here at Northwest. There are various features within Bearcat Link to assist student organizations be successful, and also Bearcat Link serves as a “website” for student orgs.

On this page, you'll find instructional PDFs that will help you navigate the Bearcat Link system. These documents are also hosted under the Resources tab on the Bearcat Link main menu. If you prefer to see these in video format, we have a playlist of videos on the Office of Student Involvement YouTube channel showing the processes step-by-step here:


Logging into Presence



Searching Events

Searching Student Orgs

Updating Organization Details

Updating Rosters

Logging Service Hours

Logging Philanthropy Hours

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Creating Events

Creating Forms

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