Graduate Student Information

Below are on-campus and off-campus resources which you may find helpful. You can also view a more comprehensive list of links on the Current Students page. 

For a quick reference of Master's degree requirements, click here

For additional information relevant to international students, click here



Academic Calendar

Alcohol/Drug Policy

Bike Registration and Bike Storage 


Wildcat Shuttle Bus Service (see Marq-Tran for service off campus)


Career Services (on- and off-campus jobs)

Cleary Act (Crime Statistics)

Counseling/Mental Health

Emergency Notifications (sign-up for emergency text alerts)

Events Calendar

Financial Aid

Gay/Lesbian Support

Graduate Bulletin

Graduate Student Association (GSA)

Graduate Assistantships

Health Center

Help Desk (mobile device software help/ Micro Repair for hardware)


Inclement Weather Policy

Lake Superior Swimming

Mobile Device Information

Mobile Device Repair (mobile device software help/ Micro Repair for hardware)


Library - Distance Services (many services are offered for students not on campus)

Measles Immunization Policy

The North Wind (student newspaper)

Outdoor Recreation Center


Phone Numbers

Radio - WNMU Public Radio 90WUPX Student Radio

Records  (name/address changes, official transcripts, etc.)

Recreational Sports Membership

Residency Policy/Requirements


Snow Days (inclement weather)

Student Enrichment (student organizations, etc.)

Student Government (Associated Students of NMU)

Student Handbook

Student Organizations

TV - WNMU Public TV13

Veteran Services


Wildcat Shuttle (on-campus bus service)

Writing Center  (help with written assignments)


This is a partial list of available resources and is intended as a starting point. Existence on the list does not imply endorsement by Northern Michigan University. Please research all of your available options. Also see Local Services and Attractions.

Commuter Student Information

Marquette Bus Service (Marq-Tran, NMU students ride free on fixed routes during the school year by showing ID card)

Indian Trails Bus Service

Sawyer International Airport (approximately 1/2 hour south of NMU--airport code MQT)

Housing - NMU Dean of Students off-campus housing list

Medical Resources - Marquette General HospitalPeninsula Medical Center

Post Office (set-up local PO Box and mail forwarding)



Secretary of State (driver's license, car registration, voter registration)


Upper Peninsula of Michigan (Wikipedia)

Weather Information