Welcome to Student Support Services
Did You Know?

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Student Support Services has been in operation at NMU since 1978

Each semester, 25% of SSS participants earn Dean's List honors

Over 1/3 of SSS advisees carry a 3.0 or higher GPA

In May, 2013 three SSS graduates were tops in their academic departments

Many SSS graduates go on to successfully complete graduate degrees

The SSS staff has over 50 years of experience serving NMU students


News and Information


Student Activity

Photo contest 2015 has begun! 

The categories are as follows:

  • Nature/Landscape
  • People/Selfie
  • Abstract/Artsy
  • Pets/Animals
  • Marquette Places

  The winners will receive a matted copy of their photo and a gift certificate to a place of their choosing.


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NMU SSS on Facebook

Like the Student Support Services Facebook page to get updates on department programs, activities and updates. Stay up to date with NMU SSS on your newsfeed!


What is TRIO?

group holding handsStudent Support Services is one of six TRIO outreach and support programs targeted to serve and assist low-income, first-generation college students and students with disabilities to progress through the academic pipeline from middle school to post-baccalaureate programs. Federal TRIO Programs

Who's eligible?

girl studyingClick here to learn if you're eligible to participate in the Student Support Services program.

FAFSA Information
The quickest way to apply for financial aid is online using FAFSA on the web at http://www.fafsa.ed.gov. Our financial aid office uses information from the FAFSA to determine if you qualify for additional aid, so be sure to fill out a FAFSA even if you think you won't qualify for federal aid.
Key Dates
  • March 1st complete FAFSA
  • April 1st deadline to get your photos in
  • April 27th  Final exam week
  • May 2nd   Commencement
  • May 4th  Summer hours begin:                7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
News to Use
Are you keeping track of your financial aid?  Each semester, be sure to review the federal aid you have received by logging in to the National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS.)  Complete your financial aid review at: http://www.nslds.ed.gov/nslds_SA/