Find your natural fit at NMU!

Visit Northern Michigan University and see for yourself why it is the natural fit for so many students.  Probably you, too!  Request a free individualized itinerary through our Campus Visit Program.


To find out more information about our visit options or to sign-up for a visit, please go to or give us a call at 906-227-2650.  We hope to see you on campus soon!

Important Information for Transfers

Do you like outdoor activities?
The serene environment surrounding NMU has many to offer in every season!  Whether you like to hike, go camping, mountain or road bike, rock climb, fish, hunt, or simply relax on one of Marquette's beautiful beaches.  It's all here, and more!

Resources for Michigan Transfer Students
If you are transferring from a Michigan college click here to learn more about the Michigan Transfer Agreement (MTA) or MACRAO and the credit transfer process. We are here to assist in the transfer process.  Contact a transfer admissions counselor for details.

Transfer Counselors
Published quarterly by an NMU transfer counselor, Cary Vajda.  Click here to read the most recent newsletter, learn the latest happenings, program updates along with relevant information each season (latest issue: Sept. 2014).

Are you transferring from Bay de Noc Community College?
With many students attending Bay prior to NMU we have a variety of resources for you to make the process easier. Read about the specifics of transferring from Bay by clicking here

Find Your Transfer Admissions Counselor

Cary Vajda

Cary Vajda
Lower Michigan



Darren Widder
Upper Peninsula and everywhere else.


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Transferring to NMU in Winter 2015?

snow on campus

If you're admitted to NMU, take the next steps to enrollment at

Haven't applied yet?  No problem.  Submit your application today at  After submission you can check the status of your application at

Apply now as a transfer student
See how your credits transfer
Counselor Travel Schedules and Fairs

Click here to see the travel schedules for NMU transfer admissions counselors. They visit community colleges throughout Michigan, Minnesota, Illinois and Wisconsin.

Student Organizations

Check out our 300+ student organizations to get more involved, gain valuable experience, do what you love, explore something new, and network.  We have student organizations specific to academics, recreation, entertainment, and more!


Where will your NMU home be?

Magers Hall

NMU has 10 distinct residence hall communities--including an academic hall and upper-classman hall--each with its own "feel" to it.  Also, there are on-campus apartment options for qualified students.  Check out more information at