The Student Service Center is a convenient location for most everything a student needs in regard to administrative processes at NMU. Services available include:

  • drop/add classes
  • pick up/ drop-off student loan deferment forms and other financial aid documents
  • request verification of enrollment
  • register for classes
  • change address/name/marital status
  • request privacy restrictions
  • pay tuition, fees, and other charges
  • pick up overage checks
  • request transcripts
  • set up payroll deductions
  • get answers to financial aid questions
  • review student account

Key Dates

Fall Semester 2021

Orientation for new students                    August 18-19, Wednesday-Thursday

First official day of classes                         August 23, Monday

Labor Day observance—no classes          September 6, Monday

Thanksgiving recess begins at 5 p.m.       November 20, Saturday

Classes resume                                            November 29, Monday

Last day of classes                                       December 4, Saturday

Examination period                                     December 6-11, Monday-Saturday

Commencement                                          December 11, Saturday

Final grades due from faculty                   December 14, Tuesday


Winter Semester 2022

Orientation for new students                                       January 5-6, Wednesday-Thursday

First official day of classes                                               January 10, Monday

Martin Luther King Day observance—no classes            January 17, Monday

Midsemester recess begins at 5 p.m.                              February 26, Saturday

Classes resume                                                                 March 7, Monday

Last day of classes                                                            April 23, Saturday

Examination period                                                           April 25-30, Monday-Saturday

Commencement                                                               April 30, Saturday

Final grades due from faculty                                           May 3, Tuesday

Payment Plans

Northern Michigan University offers two payment plan options to assist students in paying tuition, fees, and housing charges by the required due dates: Easy Pay Plan and Deferral Payment Plan. 

FAFSA Deadline

March 1 is the suggested due date for the submission of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid. Even though there is no official deadline at the federal level to apply for aid, students applying for aid through the State of Michigan must submit their FAFSA by March 1 to remain eligible for state aid.


NMU does not send paper bills. Instead, bills can be viewed and paid electronically on E-Bill. Parents can access E-Bill after a student has granted them access as an authorized user. Choose a link to access E-Bill.

  • Current Students: via MyNMU
  • Former Students: via MyNMU
  • Parents: via E-Bill authorized user login

Contact Information

2201 C.B. Hedgcock

Main 906-227-1221

Fax 906-227-1331