2015 Orientation Registration Open

Two students outside of the residence halls enjoying winter at NMU

All new students to Northern Michigan University are required to attend an orientation session prior to registering for classes. If you would like to register for orientation, you may do so by visiting the online registration system, or contacting our office at (906) 227-1707 or orient@nmu.edu.  Registration for Orientation is now open. You will need to attend an orientation session to register for winter, summer or fall courses. Guest students who are only attending NMU for the summer semester are not required to attend orientation.
Additional Orientation Information

Course Placement Information

Loss Prevention Student Orientation



Orientation Dates

Orientation Dates for Fall 2015 Semester

Freshman Session
Monday – Wednesday, June 8–10
Monday – Wednesday, June 15–17
Monday – Wednesday, June 22–24
Monday – Wednesday, June 29–July 1
Tuesday – Thursday, July 7–9

Commuter / Non-Traditional / Veteran Session
Friday, June 12

Transfer Session
Friday, June 5

Transfer Session (at Bay College Escanaba)
Friday, April 10

Online Session for Transfer Students
Ongoing (Available until 11:59 p.m. of the first Thursday of the fall semester), unavailable for Art and Design students

Register for Orientation

Please call our office at 906-227-1707 to register for orientation. 

Online registration 

Register by mail