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Northern Michigan University’s Financial Aid Office is dedicated to helping students navigate the financial aid process and advising students of other available financial resources to ensure appropriate funding. Financial aid opportunities may differ between university programs (e.g. Global Campus versus Marquette Campus). Please contact NMU's Financial Aid Office to explore your individual need and circumstance. Information on financial aid for NMU Global Campus students can be found here.

FREE APPLICATION
FOR
FEDERAL STUDENT AID (FAFSA)

For maximum aid consideration and to help ensure your aid is in place by the time tuition is due, please file your Free Application for Federal Student Aid annually by March 1.

The FAFSA for the 2019-2020 Academic Year will be available to complete beginning October 1, 2018.

NMU'S FEDERAL SCHOOL CODE:  002301

 

HIGH SCHOOL FAFSA INFORMATION NIGHTS
AND WORKSHOPS

 

DATE TIME   SCHOOL
09/26/18 5:30   Newberry High School
10/02/18 6:00   Marquette Senior High School
10/08/18 6:30

  West End Information Night
  Peterson Auditorium-Ishpeming

10/10/18 6:30
CST

 
  Iron Mountain High School

10/15/18 6:30   Munising/Munising Baptist H.S.
10/16/18 6:30   Superior-Central High School
10/17/18 6:30   Westwood High School
  FAFSA Workshop Only
10/24/18 6:00   North Star Academy
11/07/18 6:30   Republic-Michigamme H.S.
01/07/19 6:30

  Negaunee High School
  FAFSA Workshop Only

 

To be determined: Norway, Gwinn and Marquette Alternative High Schools

 

Federal law requires all students who receive financial aid to make Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) toward their degree. Students at NMU must meet all of the <a href="/financialaid/node/4" target="_blank">SAP</a> requirements. Printable <a href="/financialaid/sites/DrupalFinancialAid/files/UserFiles/Forms/SAP_Appeal_Form_Revised_February_2015.pdf" target="_blank">Appeal for Reinstatement of Financial Aid (SAP) Form</a><br><br><a href="mailto:sap@nmu.edu">sap@nmu.edu</aThe Financial Aid Office will not monitor courses that are repeated for the first time.  For financial aid purposes, students will be able to repeat a course one time for any reason.  If you are considering repeating a course, plese review the <a href="http://www.nmu.edu/financialaid/repeatcourses">Repeat Course Policy.</a>The Direct PLUS Loan is a loan parents can borrow on behalf of their dependent student.  This funding is through the Federal government and the student must have a completed FAFSA on file. <a href="https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/types/loans/plus" target="_blank">Direct PLUS Loan Information</a>  |  <a href="https://studentloans.gov/myDirectLoan/index.action" target="_blank">2017-2018 Plus Loan Application</a>

Financial Aid Toolbox

Tracking Your Aid

AWARD NOTIFICATIONS

All new eligible students will begin receiving financial aid notices in the mail as early as March 1st. Additional information on the financial aid notification process for new and continuing students can be found here.

KNOW YOUR NEXT STEPS

If you are a continuing student or a student who has attended orientation and are enrolled in classes, learn where your award package is in the granting and notification process by checking your student financial aid online.

Financial Aid Officefao@nmu.edu2107 Hedgcock

Telephone:  906-227-2327
Fax:  906-227-2321

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