Graduate School Orientation

 Dean Cantrell

Will Cantrell
Dean, Graduate School

Welcome to Michigan Tech! 

We are glad you have chosen Michigan Tech to pursue your graduate studies, and we look forward to welcoming you on campus. Graduate school will require you to grow academically, professionally, and socially in order to achieve your goals. We look forward to helping you achieve your goals. Welcome again, and Go Huskies!

Schedule and Description of Graduate School Events 

Welcome to Graduate School

  • Monday, August 23, 2021 (planned) | Location TBD
    Meet the Dean, Graduate Student Government, Career Services, Public Safety, and more.

Orientation to Graduate Studies and Research

  • This required program will be online for fall 2021. You will be introduced to the expectations for graduate students and the basics of responsible conduct for research. The training is planned to begin on September 7, 2021 and will be completed asynchronously over a week.  Students should plan to spend 30-45 minutes each day on the training. All enrolled students will automatically be added to the course.

Please contact the Graduate School with any questions.

Graduate Teaching Assistantship Orientation

The GTA Orientation Schedule is available on the Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) website and takes place before the start of fall semester.

Program Orientation and Safety Training

Individual programs may also have orientation sessions. Please contact your graduate program director for more information.

International Student Information

The office of International Programs and Services will welcome international students to campus and provide additional information.