family at reception Diplomas will be mailed approximately six - eight weeks after graduation to the student's permanent address on MyNMU.  (Please note, those graduating in December may experience up to an additional two weeks delay due to the university being closed for an extended period over the holidays).

NMU offers three graduation dates a year, May (winter semester), August (summer semester), and December (fall semester).  The graduation date is the Tuesday final grades are due from professors according to the NMU Academic Calendar.