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Welcome Events

Whether this is your first semester on-campus or you've spent the past year finding your favorite study spots, we know the start to the Fall 2021 semester will look and feel different for you. Many departments, groups, and resources across campus will be hosting open houses, helpful sessions, and events throughout the first six weeks of the semester. We have curated this list specifically for the Class of 2024 and Transfer Students who started in Fall 2020, Spring 2021, and Fall 2021; however, many events are open to all students.

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About

OTE

In an effort to support each student during their transition to the U of M and on their path to graduation, Orientation & Transition Experiences offers high-quality, dynamic experiences that cultivate community and empower students to champion their own development and leverage campus resources.

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Parents, Families

& Guests

Orientation & Transition Experiences (OTE) is here to support you and your students’ transition to the U of M. Our Parent Orientation program provides a solid introduction to the University’s departments integral in a students transition as well as the academic expectations of the University. 

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