Waino Wahtera Center for Student Success

Transfer Student Orientation

Friday, August 28, 2020

9 a.m.–4 p.m. in the Memorial Union Building Ballroom
* 8 a.m.- Required only for engineering majors who have not yet completed the Spatial Visualization test.

Welcome to Michigan Tech! We understand that this isn't your first college experience, but every campus is different. That's why we have a unique Transfer Orientation designed to give you exactly the University information that you need—important campus resources, helpful reminders about academic standards, and more.

Transfer Orientation covers a broad range of topics. Below is a list of sessions and activities that you will have the opportunity to take advantage of. 

  • Welcome to Michigan Tech
  • Academic Department Introductions
  • Academic Advising Meetings
  • Lunch with Academic Departments
  • Staying Safe at Tech
  • CommUNITY
  • Academic Planning and Success
  • Career Services
  • Experience Tech
  • Involvement Opportunities 
  • Study Abroad
  • Undergraduate Research and Enterprise Program
  • Tour of Campus Resources
  • Wellness
  • Spatial Visualization (required for all Engineering majors)

For more information, check out our Frequently Asked Questions.