To assist you in making an informed decision about where to pursue your undergraduate or graduate degree in business, the School of Management hosts online presentations, on-campus open houses, and off-campus info session events in various locations throughout Michigan.
All registration is completed on the Student Information Services (SIS) website. Registration date is assigned based on the number of credit hours you have completed. Any holds that will stop you from registering prior to your assigned registration date. To make an appointment with a SOM Academic Advisor, please call 810-762-3160.
Walk-In Advising Hours (no appointment needed):
- Monday 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
- Tuesday 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
- Wednesday 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Entrepreneurs Society 2019 Global Chapter of the Year
Congratulations Entrepreneurs Society for receiving the 2019 Global Chapter of the Year Award presented at the Collegiate Entrepreneurs’ Organization (CEO) Conference last week. This prestigious award is given to a club that has demonstrated excellence in developing its organization, its leaders and offering a comprehensive and meaningful entrepreneurship experience for CEO members. CEO is a global network consisting of over 250 chapters and 8,000 students. Congrats again to the ES members for all of your hard work and dedication! Pictured are the members that attended the conference in Tampa, FL.
Upcoming SOM Events
UM-Flint alumni and current graduate students are invited to attend our fall faculty presentation featuring Francine Cullari, Lecturer of Business Law. This event will be at Tenacity Brewery on Friday, November 15, 2019. Catch up and network with the School of Management faculty and staff at our event. Register at go.umflint.edu/Cullari.
Zillion Solutions is a campus-wide competition where graduate and undergraduate students of all majors (including undecided students) make a short video describing their unique idea for a new product or service that will solve a problem. A Zillion Solutions Finals and Award Ceremony is November 21, 2019 and students from different schools and colleges within the University will compete to win the grand prize, 1st runner up, and fan favorite.
Free and open to all. We will have light refreshments and door prizes. Register at go.umflint.edu/ZillionAward
This annual event features a panel of financial and economic leaders who will address the topics of U.S. and World Economics on Friday, December 13, 2019. There is no cost to attend the Economic Forum for UM-Flint students, faculty, staff, and alumni attendees. Lunch will be provided prior to the Forum opening at 11:30 am. Fellow community members are asked to pay $15 upon. To reserve your spot at the event, please register at go.umflint.edu/EF.
SOM Student Organization Events
Learn about the personal attributes and qualities for a successful negotiation with Terry Eurick, former negotiator for General Motors. If time permits, he will also break down the latest GM & UAW negotiation. This event is on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 from 6:00-7:00 pm. This event is free and open to UM-Flint students, alumni, staff, and faculty.
Learn how protection of the environment can give a company a competitive advantage and lead to new marketing strategies with Ryan LaFontanie, CEO of LaFontaine Automotive Group. This event is on Thursday, November 14, 2019 from 5:30-6:30 pm. This event is free and open to the public. Register at go.umflint.edu/MCRyan.
Update your profile picture on LinkedIn with 2-3 edited headshots for free from SHRM. Receive the picture within seven to ten days. This event is first come, first serve. Each person will have three to five minutes. We ask that students dress professional and come prepared (collar shirt, blouse, suit jacket) for their picture. This event is on Monday, November 18, 2019 from 11:00 am - 3:00 pm. This event is free and open to all UM-Flint student.
The Michigan Times featured Entrepreneurs Society members on the Flint Green Project. “Our projections for the unit indicate that it will reduce the energy bill of the average home in Flint [$84 a month] by 36% [or $30.24]. We hope that we are able to find funding for the next step of the project so we can implement the unit on homes in Flint and make an even greater impact on our community,” said Todd Fridline, Finance BBA '20.
A University of Michigan-Flint student is a member of Michigan Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson’s new initiative to improve voter engagement among young voters and college students. “As much as we’re programmed to think our vote doesn’t count, it does. And definitely on a local level,” said Dotson, International Business student. Young voters and college students have barriers to vote that Dotson and the Michigan SOS task force are planning on solving. Click more to read the full article!
The University of Michigan-Flint’s School of Management is pleased to announce a new hosting agreement with the Mid-Michigan Economic Round Table of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Detroit Branch. Click more to read the full article!
The School of Management has always encouraged and supported students to engage in professional development activities to enhance their employability. Starting in Fall 2019, all first time enrolled undergraduate students will have a new graduation requirement. Students will have to earn 30 points prior to graduation by attending or participating in presentations, workshops, and seminars or online tutorials. We encourage students to be career-ready after they graduate, and that's why we have made the CDR!
The 2020 list of the Best Part-time MBAs is here! The University of Michigan-Flint was ranked by U.S. News & World Report as one of the top part-time MBA programs in the country. Click more to view where we rank!