Family Weekend Hike on Sugarloaf

Northern Nights - NMU's Virtual Open House - On Demand

Northern Nights is now available on-demand! Learn more about your academic area through our student panels, and gain NMU knowledge through our admissions kick off event. It's all here and ready for you to binge watch! 


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Transfer Student Week - October 12 - 17, 2020

We’re here to help anytime, but why not have a whole week devoted just to our transfer students?

Join the Admissions office for our NMU Transfer Week where you'll find a lot of great activities planned just for our transfer students.



Students on campus tour

Interactive Campus Tour

Chat with a current student while taking a virtual tour of campus. You are also able to meet one-on-one via Zoom appointments with your admissions counselor, the Financial Aid department, a faculty member in your area of academic interest, the honors program, ROTC, veteran services, theatre, music, first generation or the Multicultural Education Resource Center (MERC). 


Fall fest booths

Virtual College Fairs and Presentations

Chat with an admissions representatives at one of several virtual college fairs. Not sure if NMU is the right fit? These college fairs are a great opportunity to see how we compare.


Students working on laptops

Explore NMU's YouTube Channel

Explore our YouTube channel to discover various places on NMU's campus.


Student talking with admissions counselor

Live Chat With a Counselor

Chat live with an admissions representative on our website between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. EST Monday through Friday. 


students talking with each other

Chat With a Current Student

Our student ambassadors are prepared to answer questions about their personal NMU experiences. Contact them to discuss why they chose NMU, what advice they may have, and more. 

Hear Tips About Becoming a Wildcat

Our team of admissions staff have assembled a variety of how-to videos with everything you need to know about applying and coming to NMU.

Foundation Scholarship recepients

The NMU Alumni Association is excited to launch Northern Now, a monthly digital event series for alumni and friends. Join us every Wildcat Wednesday for exclusive interviews featuring NMU coaches, faculty, students and more. 

The event is free and registration is required. Register here! Series kicks off on Wednesday, October 14. 

Connect with NMU on Your Favorite Social Network

NMU posts many takeovers and stories on our Instagram account where you can ask current students or alumni about their experience. Sure, we can tell you all the reasons we think Northern is great, but our students can do it SO much better. You can also check out student quotes and stories on the NMU blog.