Parents and Families

August 2019

You may want to note some of these important dates and upcoming events to help stay connected with your Wolverine while they're off to college.


Upcoming Calendar:


Summer Term

August 15       |   Classes end at 5 pm

August 16-18  |   Study days

August 19-20  |   Examinations


Fall Term

August 6 - 16   |   Register for Parent & Family Weekend

August 28 - 30 |   Residence Hall Move-In

September 3    |   Classes begin

September  30 |   Purchase deadline for Domestic Student Health Insurance Plan

October 14-15  |   Fall Study Break

More registration deadlines can be found on the Office of the Registrar's website.


"Welcome to Michigan" events especially for new students - you may want to encourage your student to attend:

Thursday, August 29

  • President's New Student and Family Ice Cream Social (12:00 pm - 1:30 pm)
  • Movie on the Diag (8:00 pm - 11:00 pm, Central Campus Diag)
  • Movie on the Grove (8:00 pm - 11:00 pm, Gerstacker Grove)

 

Friday, August 30

  • New Student Convocation (5:30 pm - 6:30 pm, Crisler Arena)
  • Post-Convocation Picnic (6:45 pm - 8:00 pm, Central Campus Diag)
  • Artscapade (7:00pm - 10:00 pm, UMMA)
  • Escapade (7:00pm - 10:00 pm, Michigan League)
  • After Glow (10:00 pm - 12:00 am, Central Campus Diag)

 

Saturday, August 31

  • Block M Big Photo (11:00 am, Palmer Field)
  • Go Blue Mix! (3:00 pm - 7:00 pm, Ingalls Mall)

 

Sunday, September 1

  • Rec Sports Expo (11:00 am - 2:00 pm, Palmer Field)
  • Party for Your Mind (2:00 pm - 4:00 pm, Shapiro Library)
  • MESA-Palooza! (4:00 pm - 6:00 pm, 1443 Washtenaw Lawn)
  • Taste of Michigan (6:00 pm - 8:00 pm, Palmer Field)
  • Meijer Back-to-College (9:00 pm - 1:00 am, Meijer)

 

Monday, September 2

  • Northfest (11:00 am - 2:00 pm, North Campus)
  • Pride Outside (2:00 pm - 4:30 pm, Palmer Field)
  • Pre-Class Bash (5:30 pm - 7:30 pm, Palmer Field)

 

Friday, September 6

  • Festifall (2:00 pm - 6:00 pm, North Ingalls Mall)
  • UMix Late Night (10:00 pm - 2:00 am, Michigan League)

More "Welcome to Michigan" events can be found on the Office of New Student Programs website and the Happening @ Michigan Events Calendar.


Other Dates and Deadlines

 

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