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Northwestern Michigan College

Traverse City, MI 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate55%

Northwestern Michigan College Student Life

Northwestern Michigan College Student Activities

Interested in Greek life?

Northwestern Michigan College has the Residence Hall Council. In fact, more students participate in the Residence Hall Council than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Northwestern Michigan College include Honors fraternity, student newspaper, student magazine and NMC I-dance.

Northwestern Michigan College students' favorite campus traditions are Campus Clean-Up Day, Annual Barbecue and Sweet Earth Arts and Music Festival.

Northwestern Michigan College Housing

This table offers information on housing at Northwestern Michigan College.

Housing Options Offered? Details
On-Campus Housing Yes
Guaranteed Housing Yes No special consideration for freshman
Co-ed Housing Available Yes
Housing for Students with Disabilities No
Percentage of Students Living On-Campus
Spots Available in On-Campus Housing 280
Number of Students Living On-Campus 255
Percentage of Students Living Off-Campus

Northwestern Michigan College offers housing. Students are not required to live on campus. First year students are given no special consideration for on-campus housing. There are 280 spots available in on-campus housing for all 4,609 undergraduates. In the 2022-2023 school year, 255 students chose to live in campus housing. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

Northwestern Michigan College offers coed housing.

Northwestern Michigan College Athletics

Northwestern Michigan College does not have any athletic programs or the school has not reported any information on their athletic teams.

Is Northwestern Michigan College Safe?

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

Northwestern Michigan College is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Northwestern Michigan College campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night. The school also has student security patrols.

Northwestern Michigan College offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Campus housing is secure and dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards.

Additionally, Northwestern Michigan College has well-lit campus.

Plan a Visit to Northwestern Michigan College

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit Northwestern Michigan College, take U.S. Highway 31 to Traverse City, MI. If you need to fly, book your flight to Cherry Capitol airport.

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Northwestern Michigan College Campus Services

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