New admissions program targets transfer students

March 3, 2006

DEARBORN---The Office of Admissions and Orientation at the University of Michigan-Dearborn will host two events geared toward transfer students in the coming weeks as part of a program called "Transfer Advantage."

The first event will take place Wednesday, March 15 from 11 a.m. to 2:15 p.m. at Kochoff Hall inside the University Center, located off the campus's Richard Drive.

A second event will be held Tuesday, April 18 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. in Room 1227 of the campus's University Center. Students can register for either session by calling (313) 593-5550.

Participants will hear presentations from representatives of the admissions and financial aid offices, receive transfer tips from current UM-Dearborn students, take a campus tour and have the option to speak with an admissions counselor and apply for admission.

For more information about the Transfer Advantage events, call the UM-Dearborn Office of Admissions and Orientation at (313) 593-5100.

 
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The Office of University Relations

CONTACT: Jennifer Sroka

PHONE: (313) 593-5644

DATE: March 3, 2006