NMU President

Dr. Fritz J Erickson became Northern Michigan University's 15th president on July 1, 2014. A higher education administration veteran, his focus areas of expertise are in education, technology and psychology.

Office of the President

The mission of the President is to serve as the Chief Executive officer of Northern Michigan University. As such, he is charged with the development of administrative policies, programs, and procedures to guide the University.

Event Requests

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About a dozen discussions sessions will take place in the fall semester to collect input for NorthernPresident Erickson has led the university in setting core values: community, opportunity, rigor, environment, inclusion, connections and environment. <a href="http://www.nmu.edu/corevalues">Learn more.</a>The NMU investiture ceremony for Dr. Fritz Erickson took place Feb. 9, 2015 where NorthernTo celebrate President Erickson