University Accounting Service (UAS) acts on behalf of Northern Michigan University as the billing service for the Perkins Loan Program.

Statements arrive in one of two ways (or both):  US Postal Service mail to your home address on file or your email address (please add to your address book as a trusted email address).  To switch your delivery method visit 

Address changes should be made directly with University Accounting Service or the Perkins Loan Collections Office (address changes through the Records Office, Financial Aid, Alumni Relations, etc. will not update your Perkins Loan account). 

Please do not discard their mailings as "junk" or "spam"

Payments can be made in the following ways:

  1. Send a check or money order payable to Northern Michigan University to:
    • University Account Service (UAS)
      PO Box 5879
      Carol Stream, IL 60197-5879
    • Northern Michigan University
      Perkins Loan Collections
      1401 Presque Isle Avenue
      Marquette, MI 49855
  2. Deliver payment to:
    • Student Service Center
      Northern Michigan University
      2201 CB Hedgcock
      Marquette, MI 49855
  3. Pay over the phone with credit/debit card (MasterCard, Visa, Discover):
    • Northern Michigan University
      Perkins Loan Collections
      • NMU's hours of operation: 8:00-5:00 - during the school year and 7:30-4:00 during the summer.
  4. Pay online directly from your bank account: (one time or recurring payments from your bank account can be set up)

If you have questions or problems with this site, please contact UAS directly at (844) 870-8701

  • Cancellation and Deferment benefits are available to those who qualify.

Should you encounter difficulties along the way please contact the Perkins Loan Office for assistance at (906 )227-2062.