A guide to setup an alumni account

To have access to library resources, you need to first register an account with the NMU Alumni Association and then request an 
alumni “E-mail for Life.”

The following steps will walk you through the alumni account registration process and then show you how to request an alumni "Email for Life." If you already have an alumni account please refer to requesting an alumni "E-mail for Life" guide.

  1. To begin the process, visit NMU Alumni Association account lookup page. Fill in fields as in the example below. Then click “Find.”

  2. Click the circle in front of your record. Then click “Next.” If your record is marked as "Already Registered," please refer to a guide for already registered users.

  3. Enter your “Verification ID.” Then click “Verify." To find your Verification ID click the link "here" as shown in the example below. If you already have your Verification ID skip to Step 6.

  4. Fill in fields as in the example below. Then click “Get Verification ID.”

  5. Copy your VERIFICATION ID. Then go back to the account lookup page.

  6. Paste your Verification ID in the appropriate field as in the example below. Then click “Verify.”

  7. Verify that your information is up-to-date and that you have access to the Primary Email (This is where your new @alumni.nmu.edu email address and password will be sent after you complete the process). Then scroll down to the bottom of the page, set your password, read and accept terms and conditions. Then click "Save and Continue."

  8. Congratulations! You now have an alumni account with the NMU Alumni Association.

  9. To request an alumni E-mail for Life, click "COMMUNITY." Then click "Email for Life Request."

  10. Fill in fields as in the example below. Then click "Save." After few minutes, your @alumni.nmu.edu email address and a temporary password will be sent to your Primary Email address. Follow instructions in the email to access your webmail account.