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Sending a student to college is a major life event for families as well as students. The University of Michigan is committed to helping you and your student make the most of the Michigan years by providing information about campus life, important undergraduate milestones, and newsworthy events.
- Wednesday, August 31| Fall Term Tuition Due
- Wednesday, August 31 - Friday, September 2| Residence Hall Move-In
- Friday, September 2| New Student Convocation, 5:30 p.m. (Families Welcome)
- Tuesday, September 6| Fall Term Classes Begin
- Friday, September 9| Festifall
- Friday, September 9| New Transfer Student Welcome Reception
- Tuesday, September 13| Check Wolverine Access for Student Invoice
- Friday, October 13| Check Wolverine Access for Student Invoice
- Monday, October 17 - Tuesday, October 18| Fall Break
- Friday, November 4 - Sunday, November 6| Parents & Family Weekend
- Tuesday, November 8| Check Wolverine Access for Student Invoice
- Wednesday, November 23| Thanksgiving Break Begins, 5:00 p.m.
- Monday, November 28| Classes Resume
RESIDENCE HALL MOVE-IN IMPACTS TRAFFIC PATTERNS
Student move-in is scheduled for August 31 - September 2 and several area roads will be impacted. Click here to learn more.
PARENTS & FAMILY WEEKEND 2016
Parents & Family Weekend 2016 will be November 4-6. Click here for details. Families planning to attend should make hotel reservations as soon as possible. Hotel information can be found at visitannarbor.org. Invitations are in the mail! If you do not live at your student's permanent address and wish to attend Parents & Family Weekend, click here for information.
SOLAR CAR TEAM WINS 6TH CONSECUTIVE AMERICAN SOLAR CAR CHALLENGE
U-M raced against 23 other teams to take home the victory. Click here to learn more.
UNDERGRADUATE TUITION RATES SET FOR 2016-2017
The U-M Regents have approved the FY17 budget, which includes a 3.9% tuition increase for in-state undergraduates and 4.4% for out-of-state undergraduates. Click here to learn more.
UNDERSTANDING THE UNIVERSITY'S BUDGETING PROCESS
Learn more about the University's budget process online here.
UPCOMING CHANGES TO STUDENT SEXUAL MISCONDUCT POLICY
The revised policy will take effect July 1. Click here to learn more.
FOUR U-M COURSES SOON TO BE AVAILABLE ON edX PLATFORM
The Office of Digital Education & Innovation will launch the massive open online courses (MOOCs) in April. Click here to learn more.
CELEBRATING THE U-M BICENTENNIAL
The University of Michigan celebrates its bicentennial in 2017 and the campus community can expect festivals, academic programming, and more. Information about the bicentennial events can be found here.
COLLEGE CHOICE 2016 RATE U-M BEST DISABILITY FRIENDLY UNIVERSITY
U-M's Services for Students with Disabilities was highlighted. Click here to learn more.
U-M RANKED 14TH ACCORDING TO TIMES HIGHER EDUCATION WORLD REPUTATION RANKINGS
The ranking is up five spots from last year. Click here to learn more.