Newly Admitted Students

Welcome to Michigan Tech!

Congratulations on your acceptance! We look forward to welcoming you to the Michigan Tech campus. International Programs and Services (IPS) staff supports international students with F-1 and J-1 visas through various programs and other events during your time at Michigan Tech, including maintaining your records with the government, as well as coordinating the mandatory International Student Success Seminar. Read the information below to learn more about preparing for your trip and requirements upon arrival. 

Please communicate your plans for arrival with the IPS staff through email so we may assist you with anything you may need. Be sure to go through these tips before your Visa interview

Pre-Arrival and Travel Information

As you prepare to travel to Michigan Tech, please review the information found below to help you prepare for your trip. 

Mandatory Steps Once Arriving on Campus

Please review this comprehensive checklist to learn about the things you need to do after arriving on campus.

Additionally, check out important Resources for information about banks, cell phone networks in Houghton, etc.

Remember, we are here to help! You can call us, email us, or visit our office (Administration Building, Room 200) Mon-Fri 8 am to 5 pm.