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Michigan Tech Opens Doors to Katrina Students

Phone: 906-487-2354

By Marcia Goodrich

 

Last Modified 10:41 AM, July 9, 2009

September 1, 2005—

Michigan Tech is accepting students enrolled at all universities closed by the effects of Hurricane Katrina, university president Glenn Mroz has announced.

“Every effort will be made to accommodate students whose education has been interrupted by this tragedy,” Mroz said.

Students and their families may call the Michigan Tech Admissions Office, 1-888-688-1885, or email mtu4u@mtu.edu for more information.

Michigan Technological University is a public research university, home to more than 7,000 students from 60 countries around the world. Founded in 1885, the University offers more than 120 undergraduate and graduate degree programs in science and technology, forestry, business and economics, health professions, humanities, mathematics, and social sciences. Our beautiful campus in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula overlooks the Keweenaw Waterway and is just a few miles from Lake Superior.