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All about meals

Welcome Week has your meal needs covered! Whether you will dine in residential restaurants or have a meal catered during day-time programming, you won't go hungry. Many meals will be with your Welcome Week group, but some may be on your own. If you need any dietary accommodations, make sure you indicated your request/s in Event Selection. (Tomorrow is the last day to make any changes!)

Event Spotlight – New Student Convocation

New Student Convocation is the University’s official welcome to the Class of 2020! You’ll hear from University President Eric Kaler, Provost Hanson, as well as a faculty and a recent alumnus. This celebration of University spirit, academic excellence, and community will introduce you to the U of M’s history and traditions.

What students have said

"If there was an event that I would not want to miss out on, it would be Convocation. The event helped me feel more motivated to do well academically when fall semester began. I also received my tassel and M charm at this event, which I still have and is a friendly reminder of where all my hard work is going."

Orientation & First-Year Programs