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!

Do you love outdoor winter recreation?
You can downhill ski or snowboard only minutes from campus at Marquette Mountain, cross country ski on the extensive Noquemanon Trail Network, ice fish on one of the many inland lakes; and much 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
Find out about our Counselor Visit Weekend: a trip for community college counselors to explore the NMU campus and services..  Registration is now open!  Click here to read the most recent transfer newsletter and learn the latest happenings and program updates (latest issue: Dec. 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?  Submit your application today at  Classes start on Monday, Jan. 12, 2015.

Apply now as a transfer student
See how your credits transfer


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

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!

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.