For New Graduates

Congratulations on your graduation! 


Graduation Doesn't Mean Goodbye


Welcome to the NMU alumni family! You're joining more than 70,000 Northern Michigan University alumni around the globe. Stay connected to NMU and fellow Wildcats through the following programs and services:


New for 2019: Commemorative Photo at the Wildcat Statue

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Saturday, May 4, 2019

12:30 - 2:30 p.m. (following commencement)


The NMU Photo Club will be on hand to take photos of you and your friends/family (max of 3 per student or as time allows).


Photos can be accessed by visiting our google share.


NMU offers this photography service to our students and guests free of charge. Copies of the photographs will be published on and obtained through a public web site.  By having your picture taken you agree that any photographs may be made available for access and use by Northern Michigan University and the general public.

Email for Life

Remember - your NMU student email address expires one year after graduation.  Show your Wildcat pride with a complimentary alumni email address (, powered by Google Education (secure login and verification required). Sign up for Your Alumni Email Today.  Learn how to back up your G Suite content on this NMU IT Help Page:  

Alumni Benefits

Learn about exclusive courtesies and services available to NMU alumni.  

Northern Magazine

Take a moment to update your information to make sure you receive your free Northern Magazine along with invitations for NMU alumni events.  

Northern Today

Stay current on all things NMU and subscribe to Northern Today at

Social Media

Follow the NMU Alumni Association on social media for event updates and to read about alumni success stories.  

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NMU Alumni Association Board of Directors

NMU Alumni Association board members are located throughout the U.S.  Click here to find the one nearest you.  We're ready to help you as you begin life after graduation.

Graduation May 2015