CMU & You Day

Saturday, September 12, 2015

Specifically designed to showcase Central Michigan University to high school students and their families in an open house format, CMU & You Day is the premier opportunity to discover everything CMU has to offer – all while experiencing the excitement of a Division I campus during a home football Saturday. 

Registration available at the event

  • Interact with faculty and staff from each of our six colleges that house 200+ academic programs
  • Explore high-tech academic and research facilities
  • Learn about the admissions process and scholarship opportunities
  • Submit your application to receive priority consideration for admission and merit scholarships
  • Take a guided bus tour of campus, or explore on your own with a self-guided tour
  • Check out one of our 22 residence halls
  • Enjoy a complimentary buffet-style lunch in a residential restaurant
  • Visit the student services fair to speak with representatives from many support and activity areas. 

What to do at CMU & You Day

Academic college fairs – Pick one or visit all six
Speak with faculty representatives about majors, minors, and real-world educational experiences from each of CMU's six academic colleges:
College of Business Administration
College of Communication and Fine Arts
College of Education and Human Services:
College of Health Professions
College of Humanities and Social and Behavioral Sciences
​College of Science and Technology

Admissions presentation
This 30-minute presentation will cover the admissions process, housing and dining, ​and scholarship opportunities.
Campus tours 
Go on a bus tour of campus guided by a current CMU student ambassador. Tours last approximately 45 minutes and depart every half hour. Or take in campus at your own pace with a self-guided walking tour. A map will be provided at check-in.

Eat like a student for the day! Enjoy a complimentary buffet-style lunch in one of two residential restaurants.

Student services fair
Walk through the CMU Events Center to see displays and visit with staff from dozens of student support service areas. Offices represented include Scholarships & Financial Aid, Residence Life, Career Services, Honors Program, Study Abroad, Multicultural Academic Student Services, and many more. 

Men's basketball practice 
While you're at the student services fair, take in a portion of the men's basketball practice in McGuirk Arena – home to the 2015 MAC champion Chippewas.
Football game
As a participant in CMU & You Day, you will receive three complimentary tickets to the 3 p.m. football game. There is nothing like the electricity on campus and the atmosphere inside Kelly/Shorts Stadium on a football Saturday!​​