Contact the First Year Experience
We are located 2001 C.B. Hedgcock (the Dean of Students Office). The building is accessible from Tracy Avenue and Seventh Street entrances, and located across from the Learning Resources Center and Thomas Fine Arts. We are on the main floor, near the Student Service Center.
Fall/Winter Semesters (middle of August until early May)
Monday-Friday: 8 a.m. -- 5 p.m.
Summer Semesters (early May through the middle of August)
Monday-Friday: 7:30 a.m. -- 4:00 p.m.
First Year Experience
Northern Michigan University
1401 Presque Isle Avenue
Marquette, MI 49855
Coordinator of First Year Programs
Bill has a BA in English Writing, and a MAE in School Guidance Counseling. He has worked professionally at NMU since 2004: starting with the Admissions Office, then the Academic and Career Advisement Center, and currently in the Dean of Students Office as Coordinator of First Year Programs. He lives in Marquette with his wife and dog.
Kelly joined the First Year Experience staff in June of 2012. She is a graduate of NMU with a BS in Elementary Education and English. She is currently studying for her Master's in K-12 Reading Specialist. In her spare time, Kelly likes to read, write, kayak, and swim.
Cory holds a Bachelor's of Science degree from NMU in Management. He recently transitioned over to the Department of Psychology where he is a student in the Training, Development and Performance Improvement Master's program. He is involved in Superior Edge and the Student Leader Fellowship Program at NMU. He hopes to pursue a career in higher education as a professor. In his free time Cory enjoys cooking, ORV's, motorcycles, and camping.