New Student FAQs

Michigan Tech students

Below you will find answers to frequently asked questions about first-year student orientation, transfer student orientation, new student move-in, preparing for classes, placement testing and more. The Michigan Tech Guide for students and/or parents and families has additional information you need to get started at Michigan Tech.  If you have further questions, contact the Waino Wahtera Center for Student Success at 906-487-3558 or email

Preparing to Come to Campus

Support Pack

First-Year Student Orientation


Transfer Student Orientation


Placement Testing