What do we do?

The Center for Rural Community and Economic Development will work hand-in-hand with local government, non-profit and private sector leaders to develop innovative solutions to complex policy issues. The Center will also provide hands-on experiences for future leaders to prepare them for the challenges facing rural communities in the Upper Peninsula.

Contact

We are here to help you. Contact us with any questions or comments.

rural@nmu.edu | 906-227-2103

Downtown Marquette during Blueberry Fest

NMU’S IMPACT ON THE U.P. ECONOMY

NMU has a rich history with the Upper Peninsula. Its economic impact has been seen directly and indirectly. The 2012 Economic Impact Report is available to view in full or to view the summary