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Alumni & Friends

A photo from NMC's 2017 CommencementSee photos from NMC's 2017 Commencement »Since Northwestern Michigan College first opened as a community college in 1951, more than 26,000 students have received associate's degrees or certifications. Thousands more have attended and met their educational goals by transferring to other schools or seeking employment.

Every year alumni return to NMC to update skills, change careers or enjoy the cultural enrichment opportunities we provide.

A photo from NMC Alumni Relations' 2017 New Graduate CelebrationSee photos from NMC Alumni Relations' New Grad Celebration »Did you go to NMC?

Perhaps you are an alumnus and don't know it!

Graduation from NMC is not a requirement to be considered an alumnus!

There are no membership dues or fees to be involved as an alumnus. We welcome your participation in a number of ways: by staying in touch; sharing current news with others; attending campus events; supporting the college; and joining in local alumni activities.

A photo of Lobdell's during the 2018 networking reception eventSee the photo gallery from the March 1, 2018 Alumni Networking Reception »Alumni Benefits

Become An Alumni Ambassador

Show your school pride by joining the ranks of our Alumni Ambassador volunteer corps.

Alumni Ambassadors team up with NMC recruiters at College Nights. They encourage students on campus at the annual PinePalooza Student Fair and at our Hawk Owl Hospitality Booth during midterms. Alumni Ambassadors celebrate new alumni at spring commencement, and connect with fellow alumni at the NMC BBQ Alumni Tent and other special alumni events.

Apply by emailing alumni@nmc.edu with "Alumni Ambassador" in the subject line, or call (231) 995-2825.

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Please take a moment to tell us about your NMC experience so we can share it with others.


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My NMC Story

"I feel very proud to think that I was one of the first students to start at NMC and just look how the college has developed. I'm very proud of NMC."


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