Register for Spring Transfer Orientation

Enrollment Deposit & Uniqname

Before you can register for orientation, you must pay the $300 enrollment deposit (or have it waived by the University). In addition, you must set up your official University of Michigan computing account and get your uniqname. It takes a few days for the enrollment deposit and the uniqname to officially become activated in the University of Michigan system. You will not be able to sign up for orientation until the enrollment deposit and the uniqname have been fully activated in the system.

Orientation Invitation

Orientation invitations for Spring Term Orientation will be sent via email to all students who have paid their enrollment deposits, beginning in early April. The Orientation invitation will be sent to your UMICH email account.

Remember, once you receive your orientation invitation, you will not be able to access the Academic Advising date registration until your uniqname and Kerberos password have been created, and once created, it can take up to 24-hours before your uniqname is activated in the system.

Register for the Spring Academic Advising date

Once you receive your orientation invitation via email, follow these steps to and register for the Spring Academic Advising Date: 

  • Go to: and log in using your uniqname and password
  • Select: “Student” tab, followed by “Undergraduate Orientation”
  • Select: “Register for an Advising Date" in your Orientation Center to register.

It is extremely important to carefully read through the both the invite email and conirmation email. If you have questions about the steps of online orientation, please call ONSP at (734) 764-6413.

Orientation Confirmation

 Within 24 hours of completing the registration process, you will receive confirmation of your orientation Advising Date via email.