I am an Incoming First-Year Student

Welcome to the University of Michigan! We’re delighted that you have chosen Michigan for 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 students. The following topics may be of special interest to you:


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


  • Welcome to Michigan Program
    Enjoy a series of activities designed to help you get acquainted with campus before Fall Term classes begin. 


  • 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.




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



  • Work for ONSP
    Students are an essential part of our team in ONSP. Learn more about how you can join this dynamic, student-focused office.