Wildcat Weekend Activities

Days or times marked with an * are optional and to be accomplished on your own.

Friday *

  • Travel to NMU, check out the town and enjoy a great dinner at one of the many amazing restaurants: Marquette Information
  • Drive to Presque Isle Park and take photos of beautiful Lake Superior
  • See more Weekend Activities


8:00 a.m. - Check-in begins in Jamrich Hall

Please plan to arrive between 7:45 and 8:30 a.m. A detailed agenda will be provided, along with meal tickets and other information.

8:30 a.m.- 2:00 p.m.

  • Welcome address
  • Meet staff members representing offices throughout campus including Multicultural Education and Resource Center, Housing and Residence Life, Financial Aid and many others during the Information Fair
  • Get a taste of the academic experience with current students and faculty
  • Visit the Majors Fair to learn about other academic programs that might interest you
  • Eat lunch in a campus dining hall with NMU students and staff
  • Talk with current students and find out about life at NMU during the student panel
  • Tour campus guided by an NMU student

2:00-10:00 p.m. *

  • Visit the NMU Bookstore
  • Check out NMU’s Physical Education and Instructional Facility
  • Explore campus further – walk around, grab a cup of Starbucks, talk to students, etc.
  • Explore Marquette or choose other Weekend Activities that appeal to you.

Sunday *

Travel home safely and reflect on your visit to NMU.