Prospective Students

Welcome to the Graduate School at Michigan Technological University! We are an international community of students and scholars dedicated to cutting-edge research, inspiring classroom experiences, and community engagement. Michigan Tech graduate students come to us for many different reasons and from all walks of life; all are united by their desire to leave a positive mark on our planet. As a Michigan Tech graduate, you'll be prepared to meet the world's needs like no other.

Whether you are looking to explore your interests, advance your career, or change the world, we welcome your application.

For more information about applying to Michigan Tech, contact us at or at 906-487-2327.

How to Apply

Apply Online—it's Free!

Complete and submit your free application. This is the first step for all potential students, regardless of your residency or the type of degree you are seeking.

Get Access to MyMichiganTech

Watch your email for your MyMichiganTech user name and password. You will receive access within one week of submitting your application.

Upload Your Required Documents

Programs typically will not review an application until all required materials have been submitted to the Graduate School.

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Meet Our Admissions Team

Jacque Smith

Jacque Smith

  • Director of Graduate Enrollment Services


  • Recruits graduate students
  • Develops advancement initiatives and marketing strategies
  • Facilitates alumni relations
Ashli Wells

Ashli Wells

  • Assistant Director of Graduate Enrollment Services


  • Manages all aspects of admissions applications
  • Oversees communications with applicants
  • Recruits graduate students
  • Administers incoming Graduate Student Visa paperwork


"Michigan Tech is so different. The moment you speak up, everyone opens their arms. I feel like I am part of a bigger family."

Munkaila Musah
PhD Student in Forest Molecular Genetics and Biotechnology from Ghana

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