NMU Commencement Ceremony

2020 Commencement Celebration

NMU will hold a virtual celebration honoring all 2020 graduates (May, August and December) on Sunday, December 6, 2020. The celebration will include messages from President Fritz Erickson, Board Chair Steve Mitchell, student-select faculty speaker Professor Kia Jane Richmond and student speaker Cecilia Ruiz. This event will serve as a comprehensive commencement event.

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Congratulations to the class of 2020!

In lieu of celebrating our community of 2020 grads in person, this year we celebrate our outstanding new alumni in a virtual format. Click the links below to view the complete listings of graduates:

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Graduation doesn’t mean goodbye. Learn about NMU E-mail for Life, discounts and benefits available to NMU alumni, and how to stay connected at

Preparing for Graduation

Preparing for graduation is a journey with many steps. There are events and stages which should be followed in order to help alleviate stress and avoid obstacles that keep you from earning your degree as efficiently as possible. Check out the resources below:

Contact Information

Degree Evaluation 906-227-2257

Registrar 906-227-2278