Orientation Overview

Welcome to University of Michigan

Congratulations on your admission to the University of Michigan! The International Center is excited to welcome you to the University and Ann Arbor this Fall.

Pre-Departure Orientation

The International Center will be offering three Pre-Departure Orientations, which will be held virtually through Zoom in June and July. The Pre-Departure Orientation will be recorded and posted online for those who are unable to attend live. Click here to learn more and to register to attend!

International Center Summer Orientation Events

The International Center offers a range of orientation events for new international students and scholars. Learn more about Summer 2021 Orientation events and resources here.

International Student Welcome Booklet

Download our International Student Welcome Booklet for a comprehensive overview of International Center, University and local resources. 

Additional Requirements and Recommendations

The following is a list of additional requirements and recommendations for new graduate/professional students, undergraduate students, and scholars (J-1 Exchange Visitors):

Graduate and Professional Students

Undergraduate Students

Scholars (J-1 Exchange Visitors)