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Women's basketball players

Intercollegiate Athletics

The Department of Intercollegiate Athletics houses hundreds of student athletes across dozens of Divison I and Division II sports. 
 

National Training Site

Northern Michigan University is dedicated to providing educational opportunities for its resident athletes while offering world-class training.  Over the years, it has grown into a major contributor to the U.S. Olympic movement.

Current resident training programs include Greco-Roman wrestling and Olympic-style weightlifting. Athletes must be approved by the coaching staff, their national governing body and NMU to be admitted into the program. 

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Male weightlifting

Recreational Sports

NMU Rec Sports seeks to create a campus culture where the pursuit of a balanced lifestyle is encouraged and valued by providing a comprehensive program of sports, recreation, leisure activities, educational opportunities and services.