Northern Michigan University (NMU) is a four-year college public university established in 1899 and located in Marquette, in the Upper Peninsula of the U.S. state of Michigan. With enrollment of about 8,000 undergraduate and graduate students, Northern Michigan University is the Upper Peninsula's largest university.
Michigan's Constitution has established an autonomous Board of Control consisting of 8 members appointed by the Governor to eight year terms whose responsibility it is to hire/fire the President and oversee all expenditures of the University. Two of its members rotate off/on in two year intervals. The board elects its Chair....LESS