High School Counselor Information

Resources for High School Counselors

Welcome to the collection of helpful information about the University of Michigan-Flint for high school counselors. We value the partnerships we have with these professionals across the state of Michigan and beyond. Your work to help students make the decision about where to continue their education is important work, and that is why we want to ensure you are supported with timely information and other resources.

Promoting the Publics

This annual event has gone virtual for 2020, and UM-Flint is proud to participate! We invite you to participate in our live Q&A session on Friday, September 11 at 10:00 a.m.

Special Events for Incoming High School Students

High school students have a variety of options when it comes to checking out UM-Flint online. From virtual tours, to Virtual Visit Days and our special Academic Spotlight Sessions that focus in-depth on specific degree fields, we have a variety of events designed especially for incoming students. These are just a few of our many events. Check out our events section or contact an Admissions Counselor for more information.

Oct
7
Humanities & Social Sciences Night
Wednesday, October 7th | 6:00 pm
Join the College of Arts & Sciences on Oct 7th for virtual tours and live sessions with faculty and leadership. Learn about all of the degree pathways and resources available to students interested our Humanities & Social Science programs. All…
Oct
15
STEM Night (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)
Thursday, October 15th | 6:00 pm
Join the College of Arts & Sciences on October 15 for virtual tours and live sessions with faculty and leaders. Learn about degree pathways and resources available to students interested in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math programs. All …
Oct
21
Fine & Performing Arts Night
Wednesday, October 21st | 6:00 pm
Join the College of Arts & Sciences on Oct 21st for virtual tours and live sessions with faculty and leadership. Learn about all of the degree pathways and resources available to students interested our Fine & Performing Arts programs. All new…
Oct
22
Education & Social Work Night
Thursday, October 22nd | 6:00 pm
If you could make a difference in the lives of others, would you?  If you could choose a profession that you loved, would you?  Do you have a passion for justice? All new prospective students who attend will get included in a drawing for a $…

Meet Our Admissions Counselors

Our dedicated team of experts is ready to help. The UM-Flint Admissions Counselors who cover the entire state of Michigan are happy to work directly with you and your students to ensure they get their questions answered and their materials submitted.

The Admissions Counselors are also scheduling virtual visits at high schools. You can find the schedule and ways to set up a session here. You can also help students schedule appointments with our Admissions Office and Financial Aid Office to get their questions answered.

UM-Flint Admissions Requirements

For students who are interested in attending, are some quick facts about our requirements for the 2021-2022 academic year:

  • A test score is not required for admission to UM-Flint
  • Our standards program required grade point average is 2.7
  • Our competitive Honors Program required grade point average is 3.7

If a student has a grade point average that is below 2.7 it does require test scores and an interview in order to be considered for admission to UM-Flint. Read more about our admission requirements here.

Important Deadlines

Below are key dates you need to know to help students submit materials so they can qualify for financial aid, scholarships, and opportunities to live on campus.

October 1 – FAFSA opens — apply at FAFSA.gov and enter school code 002327

November 15 – Priority FAFSA deadline

December 1 – Admissions Deadline for Full-Ride Scholarship Competition Consideration

February 1 – Priority Housing Application Deadline

March 1 – Admission Deadline for Automatic True Blue Scholarship Consideration

May 1 – Scholarship Acceptance Deadline for True Blue Scholarship Offers (must be signed up for orientation by May 1)

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First-Year Merit Scholarships

Instantly available to motivated students with strong academic records, our First-Year Merit Scholarship program offers awards ranging up to $7,000 a year, with limited full-ride awards available.

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MSB Expansion will Trasform STEM

Check out our newest edition on campus, the expanded Murchie Science Building opening in 2021!