Graduate Online Orientation

It is with great pleasure that we welcome you to the University of Michigan-Flint, and in turn this online orientation.  By becoming familiar with UM-Flint and the many policies and procedures that go along with being a student here, you are starting off your graduate career on the right foot.

Please note that while this online orientation may answer many of your questions, you are still encouraged to participate in general graduate student orientation.  Orientation for graduate students is held in January for students admitted for the winter semester and August/September for students admitted in spring, summer or fall. 

The Accounting, Anesthesia, Business Administration, Business Certificate, Educational Administration, Ed.S./Ed.D., Leadership & Organizational Dynamics, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, and Physician Assistant programs hold their own mandatory orientations.  Please contact the department for additional information.

Online Orientation Sections

The online orientation is divided into four sections.  You may go through this orientation at your leisure and leave/return as needed.

We hope that after reviewing the information that has been provided, you are confident to begin your program. However, if you still have questions or concerns on anything not mentioned here, or need clarification, please don't hesitate to contact The Office of Graduate Programs at (810) 762-3171 or by emailing