Senior Checklist

graduation gown

Review the checklist below to make your senior year as smooth as possible.

When

What

How and Where

Prior to your senior year Verify your major and minor are accurate on university system (for audit purposes) Through your adviser, department secretary or My.NMU.edu
You've earned 86 credits Initial degree audit received Schedule appointment with your adviser to review your audit. Audit Information
During your final two semesters Develop and finalize resume and references Career Services
Prior to beginning of your final semester Review final degree audit Audit Information
One semester prior
to graduation
Register for graduation Online when you register for classes
One semester prior
to graduation
Attend job fair Career Services
Two months prior
to graduation
Reserve your cap and gown (after 10th week of the semester a late fee is charged) University Bookstore
textbook@nmu.edu
906-227-1129
Week 15 of the semester Financial aid exit meeting Financial Aid
Finals Week Pick up cap and gown University Bookstore
By Friday prior
to commencement
Return mobile device (if not purchasing) Micro Repair 114 LRC
Friday prior
to commencement
Commencement rehearsal Superior Dome
Commencement information
Saturday of finals week Commencement ceremony--celebrate! Superior Dome
Commencement information