Upcoming Events

U-M International Center Events Calendar (view by date)

The U-M International Center offers events and workshops throughout the year on topics of interest to international students and scholars, U-M department administrators, and American students seeking information on studying, working, or traveling abroad.

Friday, August 23, 2019

Description: In this session you will learn the different roles of your academic and research advisors, what their places are in the American educational system, what they will expect from you, and what you can expect from them. Advisors are some of the most important individuals in a student’s career. It is important to understand this relationship so that misunderstandings...

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Friday, August 23, 2019

Description: This orientation workshop is designed for all U-M international employees (including international students who will work for U-M), and for students who will receive fellowships that pay for living expenses (not just tuition.)

Before you start work, you will be asked to fill out a number of forms, including Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Form W-4, State of...

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Friday, August 23, 2019

Description: It's extremely important to learn to use the University's library services as soon as possible. This workshop will introduce new international students and scholars to the University's extensive library system so that they can start using library resources immediately, and will provide an introduction to online research using University and other databases....

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Friday, August 23, 2019

Location: Courtyard Garden, Michigan League. If it rains, we will meet in Koessler(3rd floor), Michigan League.

Description: Join us to cool off with ice cream and interact with staff from the Division of Public Safety and Security (...

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Friday, August 23, 2019

Cost: Transportation is free and no registration is required. First come, first served. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Upon return to Ann Arbor, you will be dropped off at the same meeting location.

Description: Join us for shopping at Bed Bath and Beyond store located in Ann...

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Saturday, August 24, 2019

Description: Join Recreational Sports staff for a guided tour of different facilities to explore what each facility offers.

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Sunday, August 25, 2019

Description: Join us for a day of shopping at one of the most popular stores around. IKEA is one big store filled with thousands of items for kitchen, living or bedrooms, and more. The store covers 311,000 square feet, of home furnishings.

Though you can store small to medium size items...

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Monday, August 26, 2019

Description: There are many employment opportunities on the U-M campus. Learn where to look for jobs, what to consider when taking a job, what restrictions apply to international students, and paperwork involved. General information about Graduate Student Instructor and Graduate Student Research Assistant positions will be included. Please note this workshop is not a job fair...

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Monday, August 26, 2019

Description: This orientation workshop is designed for all U-M international employees (including international students who will work for U-M), and for students who will receive fellowships that pay for living expenses (not just tuition.)

Before you start work, you will be asked to fill out a number of forms, including Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Form W-4, State of...

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Monday, August 26, 2019

Description: The psychologists at the Counseling and Psychological Services will explain what stress is, discuss stressful experiences that international students may go through, talk about mental health and how to get help​,​ and provide ​tools to manage stress. ​Activities to help students get to know each other, share their experiences, and learn specific strategies on how...

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