International Exchange Students


Estimated Fees (2013-14 Fall and Winter Semesters)

  Academic Year

Semester

Tuition and Fees Waived Waived
Room & Board $8,696 $4,348
Books & Supplies $800 $400
Health Insurance $1,478(mandatory) $827 (mandatory)
Personal & Travel $1,850 $1225
Total for Academic Year $12,824 $6800

 

Application Procedures:

1. Fill out the Application for Exchange Students

2. Provide Certification of Finances in the amount of $12,824 for one academic year (two semesters) or $6,800 for one semester.

3. Transcript - Send a transcript to Northern Michigan University.

4. Passport - Provide us with a copy of your passport. This will be used to enter your name on your DS 2019 as it appears in your passport.

5. English Proficiency - TOEFL score of 61 iBT, 173 computer based or IELTS score of a 6 OR you will take a COMPASS placement test at NMU and be placed in the appropriate English composition course EN 109 (5 credits) or EN 090 (4 credits).

6. Provide a list of courses that you are interested in taking (at least 6).

      a. Click on http://ssb.nmu.edu:8090/pls/PROD/bwckschd.p_disp_dyn_sched.
      b. Select the term you are coming to NMU under "Search by Term" (example Fall 2013) and submit
      c. Select the subject you are interested in taking (example "Accounting) and select "class search" at the bottom.
          (you can select multiple subjects by holding "Ctrl" key.
      d. Take note of the class and section number (01, 02, 03 (on campus) etc... 55, 56 (web courses) 
          (example "ACT 201 01 Practical Acct Procedures) 

You will not be registered for all 6 courses but this will give us extra courses to choose from when putting together your class schedule. A member from our office will be in contact with you regarding your course selections and your course schedule. It is best to be enrolled in 12-16 credits per semester so you have a chance to share your culture at different events and enjoy the Marquette culture. Don't forget about our Health Promotion (HP) courses. NMU offers a wide variety of activity courses for students to take.

All information should be sent to the International Programs Office and we will hand deliver it to the appropriate offices.
 

Additional Information regarding housing, health insurance, orientation and the academic calendar.