Undergraduate Admissions

Virtual Open House

Welcome to Open House!

Even though you can't be here in person, there are so many ways to connect with us and learn more about Michigan Tech! Join department chairs, faculty, and advisors for live information sessions or current students for unscripted panel presentations where they'll share their experiences and answer your questions. Or check out pre-recorded department tours and welcome videos from our Deans. Attend anything that interests you!

Questions?

  • Grab your phone and send us a text at 906-813-4035. You'll be connected to a real human (bots are cool, but aren't really our thing). Standard messaging rates apply.

Informational Resources

Information Sessions

All times are Eastern.
Whenever possible, sessions will be recorded and posted for on-demand viewing within three days of the event. 

General Information Sessions
Live sessions are limited to 300 attendees. If a session is full, please check back for a link to the recording.
Session Ideal For Details

Text with Admissions and Financial Aid

Staff members are available to answer any questions you have.

Everyone

Text us at 906-813-4035

Welcome and Overview of the Day
Get details about how to make the most out of your virtual Open House experience.

Everyone

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Everything You Need to Know About Applying for Admission
Learn about the free application process, AP/IB and college credit, and more.

Everyone

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Scholarships and Financial Aid
Get details about scholarships and financial aid to help make Michigan Tech an affordable option.

Everyone

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Army ROTC
Get to know a few of our Arctic Warrior Cadets and hear about the uniqueness of the Michigan Tech ROTC experience.
Everyone  

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Everything You Need to Know About Housing and Living on Campus
Hear about housing options and ask questions of current students serving as resident assistants.
Everyone  

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Air Force ROTC

Learn more about Air Force ROTC at Michigan Tech. If a passcode is required for the meeting, use: 7XgD7K

Everyone

 

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Pavlis Honors College
Learn about the honors college, hear from current students, and ask questions during the Q&A session.

Everyone

 

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Student Activities: Ways to Get Involved
Hear about ways to get involved on campus and ask questions of current student leaders during a live Q&A session.

Everyone

 

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Parents and Guests: What You Need to Know
Get the parent perspective from parents of Michigan Tech students.

Parents, guardians, and others helping with the college decision

 

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College of Business
Live sessions are limited to 300 attendees. If a session is full, please check back for a link to the recording.
Session Ideal For Details

College of Business Welcome

Dean Johnson shares information about the majors and opportunities available in the College.

Everyone

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Student Panel
Hear from current College of Business students during a live panel presentation and Q&A session.

Accounting, Construction Management, Economics, Engineering Management, Finance, Management, Management Information Systems (MIS), Marketing, General Business

 

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College of Business Scholarship Showcase
Learn about three paths to valuable scholarships for studying business at Michigan Tech.

Accounting, Construction Management, Economics, Engineering Management, Finance, Management, Management Information Systems (MIS), Marketing, General Business

 

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 Department Tour

 Everyone

Tour Department

 

College of Computing
Live sessions are limited to 300 attendees. If a session is full, please check back for a link to the recording.
Session Ideal For Details
College of Computing Welcome
Dean Minerick shares information about the majors and opportunities available in the College.

Everyone

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Computer Network and System Administration and Cybersecurity-Session A
Meet with advisors and faculty to learn more about these degree options.

Computer Network and System Administration, Cybersecurity, General Computing

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Mechatronics and Electrical Engineering Technology-Session A
Meet with advisors and faculty to learn more about these degree options.

Mechatronics, Electrical Engineering, Technology, Electrical Engineering, General Engineering

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Computer Network and System Administration and Cybersecurity-Session B
Meet with advisors and faculty to learn more about these degree options.

Computer Network and System Administration, Cybersecurity, General Computing

 

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Mechatronics and Electrical Engineering Technology-Session B
Meet with advisors and faculty to learn more about these degree options.

Mechatronics, Electrical Engineering, Technology, Electrical Engineering, General Engineering

 

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 Department Tours

 Everyone

Tour Department

 

College of Engineering
Live sessions are limited to 300 attendees. If a session is full, please check back for a link to the recording.
Session Ideal For Details

College of Engineering Welcome

Dean Callahan shares information about the majors and opportunities available in the College.

Everyone

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Mechanical Engineering Technology
Learn about this “hands–on” program, hear from faculty and staff, and get details about the machine shop and labs.

Mechanical Engineering Technology, Mechanical Engineering, General Engineering

 

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Engineering Q&A
Join College of Engineering deans and faculty and academic advisors from the Engineering Fundamentals Department to get answers to questions like: What classes will I take? How will my AP credits count? Where are the best ski trails, mountain bike trails, or waterfalls hikes?

Any Engineering

 

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Mechanical Engineering (ME)
Join Department Chair, Bill Predebon, to learn more about the ME program and opportunities at Michigan Tech.

Mechanical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering Technology, General Engineering

 

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Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE)
Meet with the academic advisor and department chair to get an introduction to electrical engineering, computer engineering, and robotics engineering majors, design options, and career opportunities in ECE.

Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Robotics Engineering, General Engineering

 

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Systems Engineering and Engineering+ Discover Your Path
Meet with faculty and an academic advisor to learn about Systems Engineering and alternative engineering paths. Earn a general engineering degree while following your passion in one or more of the 80+ minors offered at Michigan Tech.    

  • Systems Engineering is understanding how a large group of interacting parts/players produce the collective behavior of the ‘system’ and using that knowledge to create better, more efficient systems.
  • Engineering + is a degree program where Michigan Tech helps students tailor their engineering degree to fit a personalized career plan. 

Systems Engineering, Engineering (BSE), General Engineering

 

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Biomedical Engineering
Hear more about the department and ask questions from the department chair.

Biomedical Engineering, General Engineering

 

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Electrical and Computer Engineering Student Panel and Department Tour
Meet current students studying electrical engineering, robotics engineering, and computer engineering, plus see laboratory spaces, Enterprise labs, and get more details about what it's like to be a student in the ECE department. Advisors will be available to answer your questions. 

Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Robotics Engineering, General Engineering

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Department Tours

 Everyone

Tour Department

 

College of Forest Resources and Environmental Science
Live sessions are limited to 300 attendees. If a session is full, please check back for a link to the recording.
Time (Eastern) Session Ideal For Details
On Demand

College of Forest Resources and Environmental Science Welcome

Dean Storer shares information about the majors and opportunities available in the College.

Everyone

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On Demand  Department Tour

 Everyone

Tour Department

 

College of Sciences and Arts
Live sessions are limited to 300 attendees. If a session is full, please check back for a link to the recording.
Time (Eastern) Session Ideal For Details
On Demand

College of Sciences and Arts

Dean Hemmer shares information about the majors and opportunities available in the College.

Everyone

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12–12:30 p.m. Pre-Health Professions Overview and Student Panel
If you have an interest in one day applying to a graduate health program, this is the session for you! Hear from pre-health advisor, Nicole Seigneurie and current pre-health students about Michigan Tech's program. Pre-health program options include: Pre-Med, Pre-Physician Assistant, Pre-Dental, Pre-Vet, Pre-Physical Therapy, Pre-Occupational Therapy, Pre-Chiropractic, Pre-Podiatry, Pre-Pharmacy, and Pre-Optometry. 

Pre-Health

 

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12:45–1:30 p.m. Army ROTC
Get to know a few of our Arctic Warrior Cadets and hear about the uniqueness of the Michigan Tech ROTC experience.

Everyone

 

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1–1:30 p.m. Physics
Take a virtual tour of the physics department and labs and learn more about the majors offered.

Applied Physics, Physics

 

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1–2 p.m. Exercise Science and Sports and Fitness Management
Learn about labs and current research, and hear from the academic advisor about job placement, employability, and degree requirements. Get answers to your questions during the live Q&A session.

Exercise Science, Sports and Fitness Management, Pre-Health (physical therapy, occupational therapy, sports medicine)

 

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2–2:25 p.m.
3–3:25 p.m.
4–4:25 p.m.

Air Force ROTC

Learn more about Air Force ROTC at Michigan Tech. If a passcode is required for the meeting, use: 7XgD7K

Everyone  

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2–3 p.m. Chemistry
Get details about undergraduate research, teaching and tutoring, internships, and more from current students during this panel session followed by Q&A.

Chemistry, Cheminformatics, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology–Chemistry Focus, Pharmaceutical Chemistry

 

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2–3 p.m. Exploring Majors in Humanities, Social Sciences, Cognitive Learning and Sciences, and Visual and Performing Arts
Hear from current students majoring in programs in the Humanities, Social Sciences, Cognitive and Learning Sciences, and Visual and Performing Arts Departments. Get details on how Michigan Tech offers support for students to explore majors once they get to college and how being "General" can be a strength as you are getting started. Meet faculty and current students and ask questions during breakout sessions based on your interests.

Anthropology; Audio Production and Technology; Communication, Culture, and Media; English; History; Humanities; Psychology, Scientific and Technical Communication; Social Sciences; Sound Design; Sustainability Science and Society; Theatre and Electronic Media Performance; Theatre and Entertainment Technology; General Sciences and Arts

 

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3-3:45 p.m.

Modern Languages at Michigan Tech: Minors and More

Michigan Tech offers classes and minors in French, German and Spanish. Our modern language program is a rich opportunity for small classes, faculty interaction, extra-curricular events, and study abroad programs. Join us to learn more, or drop in and get your questions answered about placement and placement credit, AP testing, study abroad, and more.

Everyone

 

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3–4 p.m. Biological Sciences
Get an overview of majors and current research within health, ecology and environmental sciences, and biochemistry and molecular biology. Learn about the diverse experiences available, explore unique opportunities, and ask questions.

Biological Sciences, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Human Biology, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Medical Laboratory Science, Bioinformatics

 

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On Demand  Department Tours

 Everyone

Tour Department