NMC Commitment Scholarship program one of featured charities for “Shop Your Community Day”

The NMC Commitment Scholarship program is one of many non-profit organizations that you can donate to at this year’s Shop Your Community Day. On Saturday, November 14 every purchase you make at the store listed on this flyer will  mean 15% of the sale will be donated to the organization of your choice! Support your favorite non-profit and get a jump on your holiday shopping!  (more…)

Inclusion exhibit makes a stop at the Dennos

New_Ability Exhibit LOGO with TRADEMARK & COPYRIGHTThe Dennos Museum Center at Northwestern Michigan College presents Allies for Inclusion: The Ability Exhibit, a traveling exhibit designed to promote the inclusion of people with disabilities through respect for others, comfort during interactions, and awareness of disability issues. Using a multi-media approach to demonstrate respect, comfort and awareness, the exhibit offers suggestions for becoming disability allies and educators.

Students, faculty, staff and the community are encouraged to experience The Ability Exhibit October 18-20, 2015. OnOctober 18, The Ability Exhibit will be highlighted as part of The Big Draw-Grand Traverse, with a related art project and free admission. (more…)

Free film series continues under new name: Community Cinema is now Indie Lens Pop-Up

The Dennos Museum Center at Northwestern Michigan College presents the new season of Community Cinema, now called Indie Lens Pop-Up. Indie Lens Pop-Up is a neighborhood series that brings people together for film screenings and community-driven conversations. Featuring documentaries seen on the PBS seriesIndependent Lens, Indie Lens Pop-Up draws local residents, leaders, and organizations to discuss what matters most, from newsworthy topics to family and relationships. Build community. Spark conversation. Inspire change. (more…)

FSU at NMC open house

fsu logoLearn how your NMC credits can transfer to a Ferris bachelor’s degree. See how Ferris works with NMC to provide financial aid so you can earn your bachelor’s degree locally and affordably. Come to the Ferris Open House and talk to our friendly advisors and admissions staff. Register to WIN a $500 scholarship! Enjoy food and drink and free NEW t-shirts! Check us out on October 7 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. on NMC’s campus in the Health and Science building lobby. RSVP to ferris.edu/traversecity.

Make an appointment with an academic advisor by calling our office at (231) 995-1734 or visiting our website at www.ferris.edu/statewide. (more…)

Please complete the Campus SaVE Act training, arriving via email Sept. 29

All students will be receiving an email from SafeColleges asking them to complete a training course on the Campus SaVE Act. Please complete this training as soon as possible (the training will take approximately thirty minutes to complete). NMC takes students’ safety very seriously and would appreciate your participation in completing this very important training.

If you have any questions, please contact the Student Life Office at (231) 995-1118.


CCSTEP Community Open House to be held Oct. 9

The Community College Skilled Trades Equipment Program invites the public to join them for a community open house on October 9 from 5:30-8:00 p.m. at the Aero Park Campus, Parsons-Stulen Building at 2600 Aero Park Drive, Traverse City. The open house will feature projects such as:

  • Marine Technology Lab & ROV
  • Advanced Electronics Lab
  • Unmanned Aerial Systems Platforms
  • Computer Technology Systems
  • Nursing Simulation Equipment

Join us for an opportunity to tour some of the most sophisticated technology in the country. This event will celebrate the state of Michigan’s recognition of NMC as a leader in talent development.


Master of Physician Assistant Studies information session to be held

gvsu logoGrand Valley State University in Traverse City will hold an information session regarding the Master of Physician Assistant Studies program offered at the NMC-University Center in Traverse City on October 23, 2015 at 1:00 PM in room 219.  During this information session, there will be faculty and academic advisors available to answer any questions you have about the GVSU PAS program.  To reserve a seat, please call (231) 995-1785, RSVP at www.gvsu.edu/traverse/, or email nminfo@gvsu.edu. (more…)

Grand Traverse region takes part in global drawing celebration

The Dennos Museum Center at Northwestern Michigan College, in partnership with many educational organizations and businesses throughout the region, presents The Big Draw – Grand Traverse. This series of events in October 2015 will showcase the regional arts scene and celebrate drawing for all ages and abilities. This year’s theme, Every Drawing Tells a Story, will provide a chance to highlight local illustrators and storytellers along with drawing. (more…)

NMC’s Indigenous Peoples Traditional Pow Wow

Pow wow cutoutJoin us for the first ever NMC Indigenous Peoples Tradition Pow Wow on Saturday, Oct. 10 from 10 a.m. – 9:30 p.m. at Traverse City Central High School. Event is FREE! Grand Entry will take place at 1:00 & 7:00 p.m. with an intermission at 4:30 p.m.

For more info contact the NMC Native American Student Organization: tparker@nmc.edu or (231) 995-3025 (more…)

Transfer Fair

Transfer Fair

TRAVERSE CITY — More than  30 university representatives will be on NMC’s campus from 10 a.m. to 2  p.m. October 13 to talk with students, staff and faculty about their programs and the transfer process. The university representatives will be located in the lobby of the Science/Math Building  and in West Hall.

Students have the opportunity to discuss transfer requirements and get information on degrees available at a variety of schools without having to travel to each university. Bring questions and explore your options!

See participating schools »

Release date: september 23, 2015

For more information:

Advising Center
Osterlin Building, main level
(231) 995-1040


Northwestern Michigan College is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, disability, genetic information, height, weight, marital status or veteran status in employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions. nmc.edu/non-discrimination

Email-To-Print @ NMC- For phones, tablets, laptops, and other devices

Systems & LAN Management is pleased to introduce our new Email-To-Print option, which will allow users to print from virtually any device – phones, tablets, laptops – by simply emailing an attached document to the printer.  Just send an email attachment from your NMC email account to any of our student use Email-To-Print enabled printers anywhere on campus.  See the following document for detailed information on how to use the Email-To-Print service, available printers, and allowed attachment types.


If you have questions regarding Email-To-Print please contact the NMC Technology Help Desk at 995-3020 or students.nmc.edu/help.


GLMA team “Wild-Hogz” places 2nd in the King of the Mountain

TeamWildHogzCongrats to the Great Lakes Maritime Academy cadet team who took 2nd place in the King of the Mountain race this weekend. With just two weeks to train, the team did an awesome job! In addition, after running their race they went back out to lead the Young Warriors (kids ages 8-14) out through their course. Great job guys! (more…)

LSSU and WMU College Visits Tuesday

Learn more about LSSU and WMU Tuesday, Sept. 22. Representatives from Lake Superior State University and Western Michigan University will both be available for questions Tuesday, in the Health & Science Building lobby. The LSSU representative will be available from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; the WMU representative will be available from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.