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Welcome to Northern Michigan University

The First Year Student Orientation caters to students new to any university and transfer students with under 12 credits. The First Year Student Program focuses on how to become a successful student at NMU.  The program spends considerable time covering the different academic and social aspects of the university. Students will prepare for the start of the first semester through sessions that cover topics like academic planning, course scheduling, financial resources, and getting involved. 

All Fall 2021 orientation sessions will be held VIRTUALLY via Zoom with an Orientation Staff Assistant in the Eastern Time Zone

  • For students beginning school in Summer 2021 or Fall 2021 - all sessions will take place from 1pm - 4 pm EDT
    • Tuesday, June 8
    • Thursday, June 10
    • Tuesday, June 15
    • Thursday, June 17
    • Tuesday, June 22
    • Thursday, June 24
    • Tuesday, June 29
    • Thursday, July 1 
    • Tuesday, July 6 
    • Thursday, July 8