Graduate Student Resources

graduate students at december 2017 graduation
Graduate Students at the Decemeber 2017 Graduation Ceremony

External Graduate Student Opportunities


Looking for a graduate assistantship? Check here first


Judy Watson Olson Education Enrichment Award: $500 is available to eligible K-12 schools, teachers, or organizations in the UP with programs that help youth succeed academically. For more information and to submit your application, follow the link here.


Zonta's Higher Education Scholarship for Non-traditional Female Students: ALL female students who meet the criteria for Non-traditional student (as defined by the NMU Dean's Office here: are invited to apply for the Zonta Club of Marquette non-traditional women's scholarship before the April 4, 2018 deadline. The application is available below, in Word and PDF formats. If you have questions, please contact Lucille Contois, Professor Emeritus and Zonta member, directly at

Word PDF


The NMU Writing Center is hiring tutors for the coming academic year, 2018-2019. Students who write exceptionally well and have strong interpersonal communication skills are encouraged to apply. 

Tutors work one-on-one with NMU students, faculty, and staff on writing concerns. Tutors are paid $9.00 per hour, and they typically work 5-10 hours per week. Please go to this web page for our tutor job description and application instructions:

The deadline for submitting an application is 5 p.m., April 23, 2018.



Below are links that provide information on ways to stay connected with NMU, available services and other links you might find helpful about the Marquette and campus communities. 

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