Transfer to NMU

Undergraduate Transfer Application Instructions

Students who have studied at any college or university after high school graduation MUST apply to NMU as a transfer student.

To apply to transfer to Northern Michigan University as an undergraduate student:

  1. Submit the Undergraduate Application for Admission
  2. Pay $35 Application Fee
  3. Submit Official Academic Documents
    • Postsecondary Transcripts 
      • Post-Secondary Transcripts from a U.S. or Canadian Institution must come directly to NMU from the Institution
      • Post-Secondary Transcripts from outside the U.S. or Canada must be submitted through an external credential evaluator.
        • Only one external credential evaluation is required:  
        • Students must also submit an official copy of their University transcript directly to NMU
          • To be considered official, transcripts must be in a sealed envelope from the issuing institution
    • Secondary School Academic Documents 
  4. Submit Official English Language Test Scores 

  5. Submit Certification of Finances (see Step-by-Step Instructions here)



Diana Vreeland
Director of International Programs
Phone: 906-227-2925