Save Your Seat For Orientation

Students running out of Hunt HallIf you are planning to enroll at NMU, let us know by reserving your spot at orientation. 


Register for our New Student Orientation Program by visiting and pay your $126 registration fee. Sessions range from three-day adventures to one-day sessions or online sessions depending on your student type. Plus, your parents can attend our highly-rated "Parents Orientation" at the same time. 

Each session has limited seating and registration is on a first come, first served basis. The best way to ensure you get the session you prefer is to register now. If not, be sure to return to this page as soon as you make your decision to attend.


Investigate course placement testing for foreign language, math and English course placement. Learn more about course placement. If you were admitted on  Probation course placement testing (COMPASS) will take place during orientation.


Learn about course registration options at Follow the path that best fits your student type. For example, if you are a freshman, admitted in good standing, you'll register for classes through NMU's First Year Experience Program.

If you have been admitted for summer you need to contact the Academic And Career Advising  at 906-227-1707 for class and orientation registration.

The orientation website has more information about new student orientation. Information about our parent orientation sessions is also available on the orientation website.

Our Campus Visit Program provides personalized visits at your convenience.