In 2016-2017, 6 percentage of Northern Michigan University students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).
Northern Michigan University has 7,018 undergraduate students, of which 54 percent are women and 46 percent are men, and a total student body of 7,612 students. Of these students, 230 men and 226 women represented the school by participating in one or more of the sports with teams at the school.
This total does not include students playing intramural sports.
According to NCES, 4.3 percent of students enrolled at institutions of higher education with sports teams were on teams.
The sports at Northern Michigan University with the most participants are football (106), soccer (60) and swimming and diving (57).