How do I pay the $175 enrollment deposit?
An enrollment deposit reserves your space as a new CMU student. You can be pay this either online or by mail. Online payments can be made using credit card or electronic check by visiting the New Student Orientation portal.

How do I reserve a date to attend New Student Orientation?
Once CMU has received and processed the enrollment deposit, you will be able to reserve a date to attend orientation using CMU's online reservation system. Your CMU Global ID and password is needed to gain access to this system. This reservation process will take approximately 15-20 minutes to complete. 

How do I activate my CMU Global ID and E-Mail account?
Contact CMU’s Help Desk at (989) 774-3662 or visit their website for assistance.

When will I receive confirmation of the date I selected to attend orientation?
Once you complete and submit your online reservation, a confirmation will be sent to your CMU e-mail account with important information about orientation and visiting campus that day.

Will my family members be with me when I schedule classes?
Family members will not be with you when scheduling classes with of the help of your academic advising team. At the conclusion of New Student Orientation, advisors can answer any questions regarding classes, academic program requirements, and the registration process.

What should I bring with me?
A state issued ID, comfortable clothing, and walking shoes--depending on the weather! Walking to meeting locations will be part of your orientation day. Other than that, just bring any questions and a great attitude!

How can I audition for the School of Music?
For more information about auditions and dates, visit the School of Music's audition pageYou can also contact the School of Music at (989) 774-3281.