events calendar

Special events

​In addition to daily campus tours, the Admissions office hosts several annual events throughout the year.

CMU Next Steps

Feb. 16, 2016: Troy (San Marino Club)
Feb. 24, 2016: Novi (Suburban Collection Showplace)
March 1, 2016: Saginaw (Horizons Center)
March 15, 2016: Traverse City (Grand Traverse Resort)
March 24, 2016: Hudsonville (Pinnacle Center)

Intended for incoming students who have been admitted to CMU, these even​ts are held throughout Michigan during February and March. ​Get a head start on the enrollment process by attending one of these sessions to learn about the housing, orientation and aca​demic advising processes. All admitted students and their families are encouraged to attend in order to discover the next steps toward becoming an enrolled student. [more info and registration​]

2016 Summer College Days

July 15: College of Business Administration
July 15: College of Communication and Fine Arts
July 22: College of Education and Human Services
July 22: College of Humanities and Social and Behavioral Sciences
July 29: College of Health Professions 
July 29: Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math

Select an area of study that interests you and register for these academic college-specific days. High school students and their families searching for the right college will find answers about their academic area of interest from faculty, staff and students who sh​are their interests during this half-day on CMU's campus. Registration opens in April. [2015 info]​

CMU & You Day
September 17, 2016

This longstanding CMU tradition provides high school students and their families a complete look at campus in an open-house format during a home football Saturday. Visit with faculty and staff, take a campus tour, visit a residence hall and eat lunch in a residential restaurant, and then cheer on the Chippewas in Kelly/Shorts Stadium as they take on UNLV. Registration opens in July. [2015 info​]

Mid-Michigan's Annual College Night


Meet representatives from more than 50 colleges and universities at this annual college fair held inside the CMU Events Center. Registration is not required. [2015 info]

Centralis Honors Scholarship Competition

Each year CMU seeks top high school seniors to fill 150 spots in the incoming class of the Honors Scholar Program. Students are selected through participation in this on-campus scholarship competition and winners receive a scholarship to cover full tuition, room, and board. Registration opens in July. [2015​ info]