Undergraduate Admissions

Plan a Visit

Husky statue on campus.

Michigan Tech's campus—located in the heart of the Keweenaw Peninsula in Houghton, Michigan—blends nature and technology. Plan a road trip to explore campus and see for yourself why you'd have to be crazy smart to come here.

Weekday Tours

Weekday tours are offered twice daily, Monday through Friday, whenever school is in session, including during the summer months.

The morning tour begins at 8:30 a.m. and includes:

  • a presentation of Michigan Tech's academics, campus life, admissions process, and scholarship programs
  • tours of the Student Development Complex (our athletic facility) and the U.J. Noblet Forestry Building
  • a walking tour of campus with a current student as your guide
  • lunch in one of our residence halls with your student guide
  • an informational meeting with the academic department of your choice (available to high school sophomores and older)
  • a VIP pass to Tech's ski hill, golf course, Student Development Complex (with workout facility, pool, basketball courts, and more), trails, athletic and arts events, and mineral museum.

The afternoon tour begins at 12:30* p.m. and includes:

  • a presentation of Michigan Tech's academics, campus life, admissions process, and scholarship programs
  • an informational meeting with the academic department of your choice (available to high school sophomores and older)
  • walking tour of campus with a current student as your guide
  • a VIP pass to Tech's ski hill, golf course, Student Development Complex (with workout facility, pool, basketball courts, and more), trails, athletic and arts events, and mineral museum.

*If you are not meeting with a department, the campus tour leaves at 2 p.m.

Saturday Tours

Saturday tours are offered once a month during the academic year and include a group presentation with admissions and financial aid, a walking tour of campus, VIP passes, and lunch in one of our residence halls. Saturday visits don't include meetings with academic departments, except during Open House and Preview Day.

  • October 19
  • November 2
  • December 7
  • January 18
  • February 15
  • March 28 (Preview Day)
  • April 4

Experience Tech with VIP Access

As a prospective student, we want you and your family to experience everything Michigan Tech has to offer—just like our students do—at no additional cost.

Depending on the time of year you visit, you'll enjoy access to Michigan Tech athletic events, Mont Ripley Ski Hill, our athletic facility and Michigan Tech Trails, Portage Lake Golf Course, Gates Tennis Center, A.E. Seaman Mineral Museum, Visual and Performing Arts and Rozsa Center "Presenting Series" events, as well as Outdoor Adventure Program rentals (excluding watercraft).