Sign Up For Orientation

Join the orientation fun by attending parent sessions while your student attends student sessions. Learn more about the university with a full schedule of activities and presentations. More Information

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Resources For Parents

Don't forget about the resources that are available to you as a parent of an NMU student



Summer in Marquette
Campus cafeteriaExplore the beauty of Marquette during the summer. Visit historic sites and numerous waterfalls in Marquette county, or just enjoy the town’s atmosphere. Check out attractions available here
Family Weekend


Attend Family weekend this fall, Friday Oct. 17 through Sunday Oct. 19, 2014. Reserve your hotel room now, and check the Family Weekend page for updates to the schedule of events.

Parents of December 2015 Graduates

graduate walking at commencementIt's not too early to make hotel reservations for the December 2015 commencement weekend. Area hotels recommend doing so at least one year in advance. The same holds true for events such as Family Weekend and Homecoming. If you need lodging, reserve it as early as possible.