It takes a village! Meet your enrollment team:
Financial Aid Team
When you file your FAFSA, the financial aid team gets to work on prepping your financials. Financial Aid Counselors are standing by to help go through your award notice or update your record.
* Are you comparing your NMU financial aid offer to an award from another school you are strongly considering? You might benefit from a Fall 2022 Award Review. Learn More.
Academic Adviser and Orientation
You'll meet your Academic Adviser at your orientation session. They'll help you schedule classes, go through your degree plan, any transfer credits, and also update your program, if needed. Head to nmu.edu/orientation to register for your orientation session.
Parking, Career & Student Services
Wow, it's getting real! Visit the Parking Services site to grab your parking pass. Find on-campus jobs via our Handshake job portal. And check out The Hub as your student community campus resource.
Next Steps -- Checklist
After you've become acquainted with your enrollment team, it's time to begin the enrollment process. Follow the step-by-step guide below to get started:
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Start your enrollment:
Our orientation programs are designed to connect new students with the campus community and orient them to academic and co-curricular opportunities at NMU. Participation is required for new first-year, transfer and non-degree students, and sessions are available prior to each semester.
Registering for orientation is your signal to us that you have decided to attend NMU. You can also let us know your plans (yes, no, maybe) here.
Plan Your Financials
Northern Michigan University’s Financial Aid Office is dedicated to helping students navigate the financial aid process and advising students of other available financial resources to ensure appropriate funding.
Second Step: Watch for your financial aid award notice to arrive in the mail (or on your MyNMU account).
Please note: there may be additional documents needed to complete your aid. Please check your MyNMU account or contact NMU's Financial Aid Office directly. 906-227-2327 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Housing and Residence Life
Housing and Residence Life is dedicated to student learning inside and outside of the classroom by creating unique communities for students to call home in the residence halls and on-campus apartments. Office staff, Resident Directors, Resident Advisers & Community Advisers work to make a difference in the lives of the students with whom they interact.
You're going to love it here. It's the perfect place to beNorthern!
Please check NMU's Housing and Residence Life website to see when registration will open for your incoming term.
Let Us Know How We Can Help
We have found that every student and family has different needs, so the steps listed below may vary for you in timing, order, or importance. No matter what your situation, please know your admissions counselor is here to listen and to help. Please contact your counselor if any questions arise.
If you are earning college credit prior to orientation, remember to request college transcripts and AP or IB exam scores sent to NMU. The earlier we receive these, the more helpful we can be in planning your first semester schedule and academic plan.
Need to change your plans? Let us know.
Chat with the Cats' Virtual Series
Join the NMU admissions counselors for Your NMU To-Do virtual session and let us help you with your to-do list. Plus, we'll answer all your questions about becoming a Wildcat!
Date: April 19
Time: 6:00-6:45 p.m.
While you wait, view the pre-recorded webinars on Financial Aid and Housing and Residence Life here.