Carly Harrington

Carly Harrington


Coordinator of Undergraduate Academic Services

  • Masters in Public Administration, Public Management, Northern Michigan University
  • BA, English, University of Michigan


Carly was born and raised in Carney, Michigan. She is a recent graduate from Northern Michigan University where she completed her Masters in Public Administration in May of 2011.  Prior to joining Michigan Technological University's staff, Carly worked as the Assistant Women's Basketball Coach at Northern Michigan University for two years and also as the Executive Assistant to the CEO of the YMCA of Marquette County.  Carly is a former student athlete for the University of Michigan competing in four years of college basketball for the Wolverines.  She enjoys any and all athletic activities, especially those that take advantage of the abundance of recreational activities available in and around Houghton. Carly enjoys the small town atmosphere of the Upper Peninsula and spending time with her family and friends. She is excited to build relationships with prospective students and help them experience the many benefits that await them in The School of Business and Economics at Michigan Tech.


  • Undergraduate academic advising
  • First year and transfer student orientation
  • Meet with prospective students and their families
  • Student internships/job placement support
  • Maintains the Undergraduate Advising Blog