ESL Program Application Process
The following items must be submitted before admissions decisions can be made on applications.
1. Apply - Complete the NELI (ESL) Application. NMU accepts applications all year round whenever they are sent. Please review our recommended deadlines here.
2. Submit high school/university transcript, which lists courses, semester hours and grades.
3. Write a letter of application (in English). Comment on your experience with English, discuss why you would like to enroll in NMU's ESL program, and indicate what you intend to do after the ESL training.
4. Provide Certification of Finances.
Please send all materials to:
Northern Michigan University
1401 Presque Isle Avenue
Marquette, MI 49855 USA
Telephone: +1 906-227-2650
Fax: +1 906-227-1747
Northern Michigan University Degree-seeking Application
Students intending to enroll in a degree program at NMU in the fall or winter semester must formally apply to the university with a separate application. Please review the university’s undergraduate or graduate international student application procedures.