I am a Transfer Student

Welcome to the University of Michigan! We’re delighted that you have chosen Michigan to complete your education. After you’ve been admitted and paid your enrollment deposit, your next steps in becoming a Wolverine are through the Office of New Student Programs. We encourage you to explore this site to learn more about our programs for new transfer students. The following topics may be of special interest to you:

Transfer Student Canvas Course

All new transfer students will have access to online information about the transfer experience once you have signed up for an orientation date. Visit canvas.umich.edu and you will find the course on your Canvas dashboard. 

Before Classes Begin

BEFORE CLASSES BEGIN

  • Transfer Orientation 
    Required for new students, Transfer Orientation provides you with the tools you need to begin your Michigan career, including academic advising and course registration. 

 

  • Welcome To Michigan Program
    If you’ve been admitted for Fall Term, the Welcome to Michigan Program is a series of activities designed to help you get acquainted with campus before classes begin. Be sure to download the Welcome to Michigan app to get the latest updates on events, and don't miss the Transfer Student Welcome Reception! 

 

  • Military & Veteran Services
    If you have U.S. military experience or will be utilizing military benefits, connect with Military & Veteran Services prior to your arrival on campus.

 

  • Transfer Connections
    Looking for mentors to guide you through your first term? Let the students at Transfer Connections help!

 

Your First Year at Michigan, And Beyond

YOUR FIRST YEAR AT MICHIGAN AND BEYOND

  • Arts at Michigan 
    Discover how to integrate the arts into your Michigan experience!

 

  • UM Educational Theatre Company 
    Remember their performance at Orientation? Learn more about how you can become a member of the best theatre troupe on campus!

 

  • Work for ONSP 
    Students are the life blood of ONSP. Learn more about how you can join this dynamic, student-focused office.