Campus tour during summer orientation

If you are planning to enroll at NMU, let us know by reserving your spot at orientation. 

Register for our New Student Orientation Program by visiting and pay your $126 registration fee. Sessions range from three-day adventures to one-day sessions or online sessions depending on your student type. Plus, your parents can attend our highly-rated "Parents Orientation" at the same time. 

Each session has limited seating and registration is on a first-come, first-served basis. The best way to confirm the session you prefer is to register now. If not, be sure to return to this page as soon as you make your decision to attend.


students at orientation


Investigate course placement testing for foreign language, math and English course placement. Learn more about course placement


Learn about course registration options at Follow the path that best fits your student type. For example, if you are a freshman, admitted in good standing, you'll register for classes through NMU's First-Year Experience Program.

More Information

If you have been admitted for a summer term, course session dates vary in May and June. Please contact the Orientation Office (Academic And Career Advising) at 906-227-1707 for assistance with summer course registration and orientation information.  Registration for summer courses opens in mid-March.

The orientation website has more information about new student orientation, including our parent orientation program.

Our Campus Visit Program provides personalized visits at your convenience.