Rallies and races, festivals and tournaments, there's always something exciting happening in the Keweenaw Peninsula of Upper Michigan!

Events for all four seasons!

MTU Orientation Weekend

Aug 25 - 27, 2017
1400 Townsend Dr Houghton, Mi 49931

Parent and Family Orientation will start on Saturday evening with a Parent Welcome and Opening Session, and will be followed by more events specially created for the family members of first-year students on Sunday. Activities include a dessert social, campus tours, the University Welcome, and a variety of informational seminars. The majority of activities will conclude by Sunday at 3pm.  

Attend Parent and Family Orientation to:

Gain an understanding of the adjustments your student will face in his or her transition to college.
Become familiar with Michigan Tech’s Parent/Guardian Philosophy.
Learn where and how to get support from Michigan Tech.
Become physically acclimated to the campus.
Feel confident in your student’s ability to succeed at Michigan Tech.