Incoming Students


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.   

Winter 2018

New Student Orientation
January 5, 2018
Walter B. Ford II Building, Auditorium
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Fall 2018

New Student Orientation
August 28 - 29
A. Alfred Taubman Center for Design Education, 11th floor
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., both days are required

Orientation Flyer

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

Download the Winter 2018 orientation flyer

More Information

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


What You'll Do At Orientation

  • 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