Welcome Day: Friday, August 30th, 2013
Welcome Day is a joint effort between the Engineering Advising Center and the University of Michigan Engineering Council to welcome the undergraduate first year and new transfer students to the inspirational and innovative College of Engineering. Afternoon activities create a fun atmosphere for students to meet each other, learn about the college and become acclimated to campus. Students will come to the North Campus Diag to enjoy the event, which will take place on Friday, August 30th, 2013 from 12:00pm to 3:00pm.
Schedule of Events starts at on the North Campus Diag
- 12:00-2:00pm – Lunch and Live DJ – Location North Campus Diag
- 1:00-2:30pm – Information Fair: Departments, Offices and Student groups promote their activities. IM sports games and live entertainment from Groove.
- 2:30pm -- Ice Cream Social
The Engineering Advising Center hosts a Majors Fair every Winter Term. Faculty and student representatives from each department gather on North Campus. First-year and undeclared students are invited to attend and learn more about major options.
Every year, students organize Engineering Week events to increase public awareness and appreciation of the engineering profession. During the week, there are planned activities for engineers in math, science, and engineering. This event is not only celebrated by the University of Michigan, but also by over 100 students societies and major corporations. Engineering Week is one of the many activities planned by student organizations to promote unity among the CoE faculty, staff, and students.