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Fall Welcome and Information Fair for New Graduate Students

Friday, August 29, 2014 - 9:30am to 12:00pm

Rackham Graduate School, 915 E. Washington Street, Ann Arbor, Michigan

Welcome to the University of Michigan! We are delighted that you have chosen to pursue your graduate education studies at Michigan.

To help you settle in the Ann Arbor area and prepare for your graduate studies, Rackham will host its Fall Welcome and Information Fair on Friday, August 29th.

The schedule features:

Official Welcome Ceremony:

  • Opening Remarks: Martha E. Pollack, Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs
  • Welcome: Mark S. Schlissel, President
  • Remarks: Janet A. Weiss, Dean, Rackham Graduate School and Vice Provost for Academic Affairs
  • Vocal Performance: GradTONES
  • Keynote Speaker: Professor Stephanie J. Rowley, Professor of Psychology and Education
  • Student Welcome: Phillip Saccone, President, Rackham Student Government

Information Fair: Learn about the many student services at U-M and gather information on varied resources in the Ann Arbor and surrounding communities. More than sixty campus and community resources will be onsite.

We trust the coming year will be an exciting and productive one for you. In addition to the Rackham Fall Welcome, check with your graduate program for its orientation day and time.

Fall Welcome Program

Continental Breakfast

8:45 to 9:30am
Rackham Lobby

Welcome Program

9:30 to 10:30am
Rackham Auditorium

Information Fair

10:30am to 12:00pm
2nd and 4th Floors, Rackham Building

Register Today