This page contains a selection of questions and answers that NMU has received from parents. Our complete COVID-19 frequently asked questions is a comprehensive list of questions and answers and should be referred to if you don't find your question on this page.
Answer: Faculty will provide information before the first class meeting to let students know how course delivery will be handled. It is the student's decision on where they wish to participate.
Answer: NMU has suspended all in-person, on-campus gatherings of 10 or more persons, including lab classes, meetings, and events.
Answer: Michigan's known Coronavirus data can be accessed here: https://www.michigan.gov/CORONAVIRUS
Answer: The commencement ceremony scheduled for May 2 has been postponed and will be rescheduled for a future date that will be announced when details are finalized.
Answer: Please contact the NMU Admissions Office by phone at 906-227-2650 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org to reschedule your visit.
Answer: Please contact the NMU Admissions Office by phone at 906-227-2650 or by email at email@example.com regarding orientation.
The U.S. Department of Education and several private lenders are making relief options available to borrowers who have been financially impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. The NMU Financial Aid Office has put together a list of online resources to federal agencies and private lenders who have announced special considerations for those who need borrower relief at this time.
Parent Partnership Newsletter
The NMU Parent Partnership is a newsletter sent out by NMU President Fritz Erickson periodically throughout the year. Past issues of the newsletter, including the recent updates on COVID-19, can be found on the Parent Partnership website.