Wildcat Weekend Activities

Students in Photo Booth at Fall Fest 2019

October 11-12, 2019
Pre-Registration for this event has closed. If you are interested in attending and have not pre-registered, walk-in registration will be available in Jamrich Hall during check-in hours on Friday from 1:30-4:00 p.m. or Saturday from 7:45-8:30 a.m. 

March 13-14, 2020
Registration will open on December 1, 2019


Below is a sample schedule for Wildcat Weekend Events

Check-In (Jamrich Hall, South Lobby) 
Friday: 1:00 - 4:30 p.m.
Saturday: 7:45 - 8:30 a.m. 

Welcome Sessions/Student Panels
Friday: 4:30 - 5:30 p.m. 
Saturday: 8:30 - 9:40 a.m.

Walking Campus Tours
(tours last 1 hour)

Friday: 1:30 or 3:00 p.m.
Saturday: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Walking tours leave every 15 minutes on Saturday


Friday Only Activities: 
  • Tour our athletic and recreational facilities. This tour will start at the Superior Dome. Tours are available at 1:30 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. Pre-registration is encouraged. Tours last 1 hour. 

  • Tour the Forest Roberts Theatre at 6:00 p.m. This tour will meet in the lobby of the Theatre. Pre-registration is encouraged. Tours last 1 hour.

Saturday Only Activities:

10:00 OR 11:30 a.m. 

  • Get a taste of the academic experience with current students and faculty. Check your agenda received at check in for the time and location of your academic session. 

10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

  • Visit with your admissions counselor or talk with a current NMU student in the Ask a Wildcat Area. (2nd floor, Jamrich Hall) 

  • Meet with a Financial Aid Counselor. (2nd floor, Jamrich Hall) 

  • Meet staff members representing offices throughout campus at the Information Fair. (1st floor, Jamrich Hall. See link below for a listing of offices in attendance).

  • Test out NMU's Educational Virtual Reality Software. (Library) 

10:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

  • Tour NMU's Residence Halls and see a lived-in room. (Tours of The Woods are departing from The Lodge and tours of Quad II are departing from the lobby of Van Antwerp Hall).

10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

  • Visit NMU's Bookstore (University Center) 

  • Eat lunch in micro-restaurants at The Lights dining facility. Guests are provided with meal tickets. (The Woods Complex)