New Student Orientation

Welcome! We can’t wait to see you around campus, but before you start your first day of classes, our orientation will help prepare you for all that CCS has to offer. 

New Student Orientation Schedule

All incoming freshmen and transfer students are required to attend New Student Orientation.   

New Student Move-in
Sunday, August 27
9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Move-In dates and times are non-negotiable

Family Orientation*
Sunday, August 27 
Taubman Center, 11th Floor
3-4 p.m.
*Optional for new student families

New Student Orientation^
August 29 - August 30
Taubman Center, Lobby
9 a.m. - 5 p.m. each day

International New Student Move-In and Orientation
International students will attend both International New Student Orientation and New Student Orientation^ dates. Details will be sent directly from the

International New Student Move-In
August 20

International New Student Orientation
August 21 - August 25 



  • Get your student ID and parking pass (you’ll have trouble accessing parking and classrooms without them)
  • Enjoy lunch with fellow students
  • Meet your department chair
  • Confirm your class schedule with Academic Advising and Registration
  • Overview of support/success services on campus
  • Have chances to win CCS swag
  • Tour campus so you’ll know where to go for classes
  • Meet new people and make new friends

More Information

Questions regarding Orientation can be directed to the Office of Student Affairs at 313.664.7879.

Orientation Flyer

Download the Orientation Flyer for complete Orientation Schedule and Welcome Week details.

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