Title IX at NMU

Northern Michigan University is committed to providing a learning, living, and working environment free from discrimination. NMU supports the Title IX federal law that prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex, including: gender based discrimination, pregnancy and parenting discrimination, relationship violence (dating violence/domestic violence), sexual misconduct (sexual assault, sexual exploitation, and sexual or gender-based harassment), and stalking.

While compliance with the law is everyone's responsibility at NMU, the persons designated to handle inquiries of sex discrimination are:

Complaints against employees, applicants, and third parties

Janet Koski
Director of Equal Opportunity
Equal Opportunity Officer and Title IX Coordinator
105 Cohodas Building

Complaints against students (student/student)

Mary Brundage
Associate Dean of Students
Deputy Title IX Coordinator
2001 Hedgcock


NMU Police Department
158 Services Building

Helpful Resources During COVID-19

General Information

While you may be physically away from campus during this time, individuals on campus are here to support NMU students and employees, regardless of location.  During times like this, we recognize individuals affected by sexual misconduct (dating/domestic violence, sexual assault, sexual harassment, stalking) may not be able to readily access campus and/or community resources.  We hope the information provided may be helpful to members of the university community.  The persons designated below can provide resources, support, and information, wherever you may be.

Safety Planning during a Public Health Crisis


Campus Resources

  • Counseling and Consultation Services
    3405 Hedgcock, 906-227-2980  
  • Dean of Students Office
    2001 Hedgcock, 906-227-1700
  • Equal Opportunity/Title IX Office  
    Cohodas Hall, 906-227-2420
  • Northern Michigan University Health Center
    Gries Hall ground floor // 906-227-2355  
  • NMU Police Department
    100 Services Building, 906-227-2151

Marquette County Resources

  • Women’s Center, 1310 S. Front Street, Marquette, 906-225-1346
  • Harbor House, 906-226-6611, Emergency: 906-226-6611 or 1-800-455-6611 (24/7)
  • Employee Assistance Program (for NMU employees), Call NorthStar to schedule an appointment: 906-225-3145, northstareap.com

National Hotlines & Resources