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​]

2015 Summer College Days

July 10: College of Health Professions
July 17: College of Business Administration
July 17: College of Communication and Fine Arts
July 24: College of Education and Human Services
July 24: College of Humanities and Social and Behavioral Sciences
July 31: 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 share their interests during this half-day on CMU's campus. [more info]​

CMU & You Day
September 12, 2015

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. [details and registration​ | photos from 2014]

Mid-Michigan's Annual College Night

September 29, 2015

Meet representatives from more than 50 colleges and universities at this annual college fair held inside the CMU Events Center. [more info]

Centralis Honors Scholarship Competition
October 17 and November 7, 2015

Each year CMU seeks top high school seniors to fill 225 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.  [additional info | photos from 2014]