- Tuesday, August 12: Summer Classes End
- Wednesday, August 13: Study Day
- Thursday & Friday, August 14 & 15: Summer Examinations
- Friday, August 15: Summer Half Term ends
- Thursday & Friday, August 28 & 29: Student Move-In
- Monday, September 1: Labor Day
- Monday, September 1: Last day to disenroll or process initial registration without late fee
- Tuesday, September 2: Fall Classes Begin
- Monday, September 22: Drop/Add Deadline for full term classes
- Monday & Tuesday, October 13 & 14: Fall Study Break
- Wednesday, November 26 (5pm) Thanksgiving Recess begins
*Students enrolling in Business, Dentistry, Law, Medicine, and Social Work should check with their respective schools for academic calendar information, including registration.
- Ross School of Business Academic Calendar
- School of Dentistry Academic Calendar
- Law School Academic Calendar
- Medical School Academic Calendar
- School of Social Work Calendar
*Full academic calendar
- Thursday August 28 - Friday August 29
Fall Move-In for undergraduate students. Check-in is open from 7 am - 10 pm on Thursday and from 8am - 5pm on Friday.
- Wednesday, September 10 - Thursday, September 11
Fall Term Wait list Sign-up
Friday, August 29
- New Student Convocation, Crisler Arena, 7pm
- Escapade, Michigan Union, 8pm-11pm
- Artscapade, UMMA, 8pm-11pm
Saturday, August 30
- Afternoon Home Football Game vs. Appalachian State, 12pm
- UMix Late Night, Ingalls Mall, 7:30pm - 12am
Sunday, August 31
- Recreational Sports Expo, Palmer Field, 11am - 2pm
- Party for Your Mind, Shapiro Libraries, 4pm - 6pm
- Taste of Michigan, Palmer Field, 6pm - 8pm
- Meijer Mania, Ann Arbor-Saline Rd, 9pm-1am
Monday, September 1
- Gays Craze, Palmer Field, 1pm-4pm
- Pre-Class Bash, Palmer Field
Tuesday, September 2
- Classes Begin
- Global Education Fair, Michigan Union Ballroom 12-4pm
Friday, September 5
- UMix Late Night, Michigan Union, 10pm – 2am
- Mark S. Schlissel's Inauguration Celebration and Installation Ceremony, 3pm
Saturday, September 6
- Go North Block Party, 3pm - 7pm
- Go Blue! Tailgate and Watch Party
- UM VS. Notre Dame Game Tailgate, 7pm
Tuesday, September 9
- Festifall, Central Campus Diag
Thursday, September 11
- NorthFest, North Campus Diag
The “Program Highlights” are large-scale “anchor events” that are intended to include all new students, and all new students are strongly encouraged to attend. All other events are sponsored by student organizations, University departments or other community agencies.
- AlcoholEdu for College & Haven - Understanding Sexual Assault (required courses for new students): Course opens August 4th and must be completed by August 25th
- Tuition Refund Insurance Deadline: September 10th, 2014
- Parents Weekend: September 19-21st
- Last day to change a meal plan for fall term: September 30th
- The Football Schedule is available on the MGoBlue website.
- Religious holidays can be found on the Office of the Provost website.
- The Fall 2014 exam schedule is on the Registrar's Office website.
- More registration deadlines.
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